Mentoring programs and resources

Mentoring connects students and early-career physicists with experienced professionals, to aid in career exploration, skill development, and networking, to aid their academic journey and career prospects.

Mentoring programs

APS mentoring programs bring students and early-career physicists together with experienced professionals create mutually-fulfilling connections in the physics community.

NMC provides mentoring and resources for historically underrepresented physics undergrads and graduate students.

Career Mentoring Fellows serve as mentors to students and early-career scientists, helping them build strong connections in the physics community.

IMPact connects students and early career-physicists with physicists working in industry.

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