LEAD

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EAMC is launching a mentoring program intended to provide professional and social support to students seeking careers in the live entertainment industry. Through the program, mentees will have the opportunity to establish a strong relationship with an industry leader and ultimately receive professional guidance and tools for success.

 

MISSION STATEMENT

LEAD is a mentoring program offering training and support for future entertainment industry leaders. The program, presented by EAMC, is a place where creativity is the culture and equity is the experience for all.

 

PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • STUDENT
    • Monthly advice and discussion to prepare for job opportunities
    • Establish a network of contacts
    • Further develop professional communication skills 
    • Gain understanding of the industry through mentor’s professional experiences
  • MENTOR
    • Strengthen leadership skills
    • Giving back to the industry by educating the next generation 
    • Networking opportunities 
    • A greater appreciation for experiences made through storytelling and connection with student 

 

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

  • STUDENT
    • Must be a college junior/senior or graduate level student to participate 
    • Initiate and participate in at least one communication with mentor per month 
    • Must agree to participate for the duration of the program (runs September - June)
    • Ability to listen and be receptive to advice from mentor 
    • Complete and submit full application 
  • MENTOR
    • Mentors who volunteer to participate must have been in a leadership role within the industry for at least 3-5 years 
    • Required to meet/speak with paired student monthly 
    • Must agree to participate for the duration of the program (runs September - June)
    • Spearhead the mentoring process by helping the mentee to develop and achieve outlined goals
    • Willingness to listen and advise eager yet inexperienced students
    • Complete and submit full application 

 

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

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APPLICATION DEADLINE

Friday, August 20

Additional Information

To request additional information or express interest in becoming a mentor, contact us.