A great program that offers Tunisian female Engineering students the opportunity to gain valuable experience, network with successful women in Tech, and visit one of the top engineering schools in the world.
The WOmentoring Global experience is a 4-month program designed to support female engineering students in Tunisia with their professional and personal development. The Open Minds Project, in partnership with GIZ digital Transformation, Tunisia Policy Circle, the Hunt Institute for Engineering & Humanity, and the Lyle School of Engineering, runs the program.
The program will include local corporate visits, virtual mentorship, onsite seminars and training sessions, and an international experience at the Hunt Institute of Engineering & Humanities and the Lyle School of Engineering at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.
Womentoring Global Experience Program Details
- Local Inspiration: The program will feature a series of local events and activities aimed at inspiring and motivating the participating students. These events may include talks by successful women in engineering, networking opportunities, and other activities designed to expose the students to the range of career options available to them.
- Virtual Mentoring: Each participating student will be paired with a mentor from the Tunisian diaspora who has experience in the engineering field. These mentors will provide guidance, support, and advice to the students throughout the program.
- Onsite Workshops: The program will also include a series of onsite workshops and training sessions designed to help the students develop their skills and knowledge. These workshops may cover topics such as project management, teamwork, and communication skills, among others.
- International Experience: The program culminates in an international experience at the Hunt Institute of Engineering & Humanities and the Lyle School of Engineering at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. This experience will provide the students with the opportunity to learn from leading experts in their field
How does the application process work?
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