Become a GIX Mentor

Thank you for your interest in becoming a mentor at the University of Washington's Global Innovation Exchange.

The goal of the GIX Mentor Program is simple: provide opportunities for students and alumni to network with experienced professionals for launching and advancing their careers in technology innovation. You are invited to share your expertise and experience with a diverse range of grad students while also getting to network with peers.

Key features of the GIX Mentor Program include:

  • Mentors matched with mentee(s) for periodic in-person and/or virtual interactions
  • GIX-hosted events
  • Mentor-hosted small-group meetups (in-person or virtual)
  • Networking with MSTI students, staff, alumni, faculty, mentees and fellow mentors
  • Mentor Program Newsletter (2x/month)
  • Time Commitment: One to three hours/month