How can I become a mentor?

How can I become a mentor?

We encourage students to access support from a mentor who works in a STEM field related to their CREST project topic. Mentors can play an important role in CREST projects by offering their experience, knowledge and enthusiasm to help inspire students. They can open a window into what working in STEM can be like.

Students looking for a mentor are usually directed to the STEM Ambassadors Scheme, so the best way to become one is to sign up as a STEM Ambassador.

If you decide to become a mentor, however you do it, have a look at our guidance on being a mentor.

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