The Rise Mentoring Programme

Award-winning Rise Mentoring is a free, six month programme to support women working in, or aspiring to work in the media technology sector. 

The 2022 programme is now closed for applications.  Be the first to hear about future programmes by signing up as a Rise member for free

Benefits of mentoring

There are numerous benefits to mentoring, including:

  • Helping you to identify and achieve career goals;
  • Gaining a broader perspective on career options, opportunities and paths to succeed;
  • Boosting confidence and self awareness;
  • Making new connections and broadening your networks;
  • Gaining support that is tailored to your individual needs;
  • Undertaking regular training sessions – from careers mapping through to creating your personal brand and boosting resilience and assertiveness.

How the Rise Mentoring Programme works

Our mentees benefit from a range of support, including:

  • At least 12 hours one-to-one contact with your industry mentor;
  • Monthly mentee meetings and access to industry events to help broaden your networks;
  • Regular training sessions – from careers mapping through to creating your personal brand and boosting resilience and assertiveness.
  • Peer-to-peer support from your fellow mentees, as well as guidance and support from the Rise team.

Where is the Rise Mentoring Programme taking place?

In 2022, the programme has expanded to:

Timescales

Applications for the programme closed on 3 April 2022. If you have applied, you will shortly hear from our Mentoring team if you’ve been successful. The 2022 programme in all regions will run from 1 May – 30 November 2022. 

Rise Mentoring Programme Sponsors

The Rise Mentoring Programme is made possible thanks to the kind support of our industry partners, including global mentoring sponsors, Avid, DPP, Iron Mountain (IMES), Clear-com, Google Cloud, Vubiquity, Pixotope and M2A Media, as well as regional sponsors: Grass Valley (APAC), EVS & Skyline (Central Europe), Net Insight (North Europe), SDVI, Tential & Broadfield (North America). 

Interested in becoming a mentor for our 2023 programme?

Simply fill in this enquiry form and we’ll be in touch to discuss further.





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