Career Awareness

High School Mentorship

The High School Mentorship Program is designed to introduce and encourage students to career opportunities in a wide variety of biomedical science-related fields and institutional support-related areas excluding patient contact.

If your school is interested in applying for the program, email Career Awareness to inquire about the status and availability.


Program Facts

What: 60 hour on-campus, for-credit experience with a Mayo Mentor

Who: 11th-12th graders

Why: Emphasize the importance of math/science, career promotion and linkages with classroom learning

When: Available by request through your high school's Education Coordinator

Fall Semester 2019
Application Deadline                        
Friday, September 20, 2019  5PM CST
Earliest Eligible Start Date 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Extension Request Deadline           
Friday, January 3, 2020  5PM CST    
End Date
Friday, January 20, 2020

IMPORTANT: Rochester Public Schools (RPS) have chosen not to participate in the HS Summer Mentorship program. Thus, RPS students are not eligible; applications from RPS students will be denied. Please contact the school's High School Education Coordinator with questions and to apply for a mentorship during the academic school year.