DTG member Rise, the membership group for gender diversity within the broadcast technology media sector, has today launched its 2021 mentoring schemes.
Applications open today for the fourth annual mentoring scheme in the UK, the second in Singapore, and Rise’s inaugural scheme in North America.
Rise mentoring is a free, six-month programme to support women working in, or aspiring to work in the broadcast technology media sector.
The programme connects mentees with a variety of experienced broadcast sector industry representatives to offer expertise, knowledge and guidance, including one-to-one mentoring, monthly group meetings, facilitated peer-to-peer support and access to networking and workshops.
Rise Managing Director Carrie Wootten said: “We are delighted to announce the 2021 mentoring programme and look forward to receiving the international mentee applications, especially those in North America for the first time. We know that the support provided through the programme is needed now more than ever during these times.”
Applications are welcome from women who are working full time, part time or freelance and in any age group above the age of 18. Applications for all schemes open today and close on Friday 09 April 2021.