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Welcome to the 2016-2017 Graduate-Undergraduate Mentoring Program (GUMP) application for graduate mentors! GUMP Mentors are VT graduate students enrolled in either a master's or doctoral program and who are in good academic standing in their programs of study. Students who plan to study abroad or graduate before program completion (in April) should not apply to the program.
What is your full name?
What is your VT email address?
Degree you are pursuing:
What is your college?
What is your department/program?
Please indicate other aspects of your program of study (for example: research focus, type of research activities, etc.) that may help us match you with mentees.
What is your intended career path (academia, industry, etc.)?
Have you ever been a mentor to another student before?
We match mentors and mentees solely on the goodness-of-fit of the program of study. There may be other characteristics that are important to the applicants. Please list below any characteristics that you desire in a mentee and indicate the degree to which your participation in the program would be contingent on this characteristic (e.g., gender, specific degree program, etc.). Please note that this is optional: if you are happy to be matched only by program, please leave this section blank!
Not crucial, would participate without:
In keeping with the above considerations, what is your gender?
What type of activities can you facilitate with your mentee? (Example: going to a seminar, lab tour, discussions)
What characteristics/experience do you have that would make you a good mentor?
I affirm that I am in good academic standing with the university.
By checking yes below, I attest under the Virginia Tech Honor Code that my answers in this applications are accurate.
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