Sustainability Professionals
Mentorship Program

Illinois Green Alliance's Sustainability Professionals Mentorship Program seeks to diversify sustainability fields by matching professionals with college students from underrepresented groups pursuing a career in sustainability.

Created as a program of the Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee in conjunction with members of Illinois Green Alliance's Auxiliary Board, the program matches students with sustainability professionals to meet both one-on-one and as a cohort.

Key Responsibilities for Mentors and Mentees

  • Attend networking event to be matched with a mentor/mentee
  • Complete mentor/mentee agreement
  • Meet one-on-one at regular intervals for program duration of six months (option to continue on if desired)
  • Attend monthly group meetings with mentor/mentee cohort

Interested in mentoring a student interested in sustainability?

Become a mentor today!

Are you a student seeking guidance from a sustainability professional?

Become a mentee today!