Interested in a bright employment future?

Bright Futures Mentoring Program

It provides a learning experience that connects the classroom to the ‘real world’.

The next Bright Futures Alumni Mentor program begins in Term 5, 2023.

You can apply for an industry mentor from Monday, 23 October 2023.

The program is a collaboration between Alumni and Giving and Careers & Employability

Professional mentoring relationships:

  • Enhance connections between study and work
  • Assist with the transition from university to employment
  • Provide opportunities for professional development, networking and idea exchange between experienced professionals and the next generation of leaders
  • Involve alumni and industry back in the life of the University in a meaningful way.

* Eligibility – Undergraduate students who have completed at least 6 units. Postgraduate Masters and PhD students from Term 1 of studies.

Mentor overseeing research in the laboratory

Are you an Alumni or an industry professional?

Interested in mentoring a Southern Cross University student.

Key dates Term 5, 2023 Program

Description Date
Mentee applications open Monday 23 October, 2023
Mentee applications close Sunday 12 November, 2023
Mentors/Mentees advised of match Thursday 16 November, 2023
Bright Futures program concludes Friday 16 February, 2024
Program evaluation to be completed by Sunday 17 March, 2024