Mentoring Programs

AGU offers mentoring programs at various meetings that provide support for students and early-career scientists. Follow the links to learn more and participate in the Undergraduate Mentoring Program, Career and Research Advice Mentorship (CRAM) sessions, and the Sharing Science Mentoring Program. Learn more about these programs in this Eos article.

Undergraduate Mentoring Program
FM 15 Networking reception for early career female scientists and students.Attending scientific meetings as an undergraduate can be overwhelming. The Undergraduate Mentoring Program pairs a subset of undergraduates with more seasoned attendees for one-on-one mentoring throughout the meeting. Applications for UMP mentors and mentees are now open for Fall Meeting 2017. The deadline to apply is 31 October 2017Learn more


Career and Research Advice Mentorship sessions

FM 13 BrightSTaRS and MSPHD'S LuncheonThe Career and Research Advice Mentorship (CRAM) sessions allow students and early-career scientists to sign up for 20-minute sessions with CRAM mentors from a range of disciplines and career stages.  Mentor applications for CRAM are now open for Fall Meeting 2017. The deadline for mentors to apply is 31 October 2017. Mentee sign-ups will begin in early November for Fall Meeting 2017. Learn more.


Sharing Science Mentoring Program
Sharing Science Workshop - student and faculty connectSharing Science will again help connect graduate students with established scientists who are engaged in sharing their science with public audiences. This supports students who are beginning their scientific careers and hoping to find support for engaging in science communication and outreach. Apply to be a Sharing Science mentor or mentee. The deadline to apply is 31 October 2017Learn more