Protege Chattanooga is designed as a team-based mentoring program that is geared toward emerging leaders in their early to mid-career. It provides an opportunity for young professionals to come together and learn from some of Chattanooga's most accomplished leaders and one another.
The program will be held within a 9-month period beginning with an orientation & reception to be held in August and ending with a graduation reception in April. Young Professionals can nominate mentors throughout the year for next year's program. Proteges are chosen through an application process. Applications for the 2013-2014 class are currently being accepted. Apply online here.
Tuition for the program is $400, and may be sponsored by your employer. Participant must invest at least $50 of his/her own resources. Scholarships are available.
The Mentorship Program provides an ongoing opportunity to share and discuss with a group of peers the issues that young professionals face. The program is designed to enhance the skills of the protege by gaining insight from the mentors through the sharing of success and lessons learned.
2012 Mentors Included:
Graduation celebration to be held during YPAC's April 26, 2013 luncheon.