Become a Mentor!

Become a SEEK Mentor

Who are our Mentors?

NSBE’s SEEK program recruits undergraduate students and professionals dedicated to mentoring and providing support to elementary students in underprivileged communities through STEM education. Our Mentors are tasked with teaching engineering concepts in a fun and motivating environment. They are part friend, part counselor, part teacher, and ideal role models to our students. Mentors are required to engage in a week of training prior to the program that focuses on child and program safety, leadership, classroom management, and curriculum implementation.

Mentor Experience

  • Collaborate with your peers to instruct and manage a classroom of elementary or middle school students
  • Teach general math and science concepts to students at age-appropriate level
  • Instruct students in a variety of hands-on engineering activities with modules through curriculum provided by various engineering specialists
  • Network with community leaders and various members/employees of our corporate sponsors

Program Details

  • Duration: Three (3) week program + One (1) week training = 4 weeks total
  • Days: Monday - Friday, one (1) weekday evening for Mandatory Parent Orientation
  • Mentor Hours: 7:45am - 5:00pm (may be required to stay later on select days)
  • Program Hours: 8:30am - 3:30pm (some sites may start at 8am due to breakfast)

Benefits of Becoming a Mentor

  • Expose school age children to STEM fields through hands on projects
  • Build relationships
  • Travel opportunities
  • Network with Fortune 500 companies
  • Competitive pay
  • Fun, all while giving back to your community!

Mentor Job Descriptions:

We encourage applicants to review the full job description for each available position BEFORE applying. Position descriptions can be found below by double clicking on the position of your choice:

2020 SEEK Staff Application launched November 12th!!!
To apply:


  • Must be at least 18 years or older (Jr Mentors exempt)
  • Must complete full tb screening
  • Authorization to work in the US
  • Must be able to pass criminal background check

Be A Leader…. Make A Difference!



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