Become a Mentor

As an ASPIRE mentor, you will play a unique role in the life of a student as you help guide and assist them in pursuing education and training beyond high school.

Why should I mentor a student?
Mentoring helps:
  • Create an interest in education and training beyond high school
  • Improve classroom attendance
  • Increase scholastic ability and performance
  • Give students hope for their future
What makes a good mentor?
  • Being enthusiastic
  • Having an interest in working with youth
  • Being reliable and consistent
  • Following program policies and procedures
How do I become a mentor?
  • Find an ASPIRE site near you and contact the ASPIRE coordinator
  • Application Process
  • Criminal background check cleared with the ASPIRE site
  • Orientation and Training