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CommunityBridge Mentorship makes it easy for individuals and companies to get involved in mentorship programs. Mentorship matchmaking can help individual mentees grow as a contributor to open source communities. The program connects Mentorship program applicants with projects; mentees with mentors; projects with donors to provide mentorship stipends; and mentorship graduates with interview opportunities. Get started by discovering projects, mentors, companies, and other aspects of the CommunityBridge mentorship programs.

Get started:

  1. Open CommunityBridge Mentorship.

    Featured tab appears.

    • Mentorships shows the projects that are enrolled for mentorship program.

    • Mentors shows details of participating mentors..

    • Mentess shows details of participating mentees.

  2. Navigate to each section, such as Mentorships, Mentors, Mentees, and click an entity under a section to know more about the entity or select a tab:

  3. Participate:

Mentorships

Mentorships Project Cards

Mentorships shows the following tabs:

  • All Mentorships shows all the mentorship programs on Linux Foundation

  • Accepting Applications shows the yet-to-start mentorship programs. As a mentee, you can apply to participate in the mentorship program.

  • In Progress shows the currently running mentorship programs.

  • Completed shows all completed programs.

Navigate to a project card of interest or type a project name in the Search box for quick search. Each project card shows the following information:

  • Project name and logo. Click the project title or logo to see more information about it.

  • Terms shows the Mentorship program timelines that are available for mentees and mentors.

  • Required Skills shows names of the technologies that are required to apply to the project.

  • Apply lets you apply to the project.

  • Applications Closed is shown when a project administrator closes applications.

  • Clicking View Projects Statistics flips over the project card, and shows the following information:

    • Project logo, name, and an excerpt of project description.

    • Donate opens a New Donation form in CommunityBridge Funding. You can donate as an individual or as an organization.

    • Mentors shows images of mentors for the project.

    • Current Mentees shows images of currently participating mentees for the project.

    • Graduated Mentees shows images of mentees who successfully completed the mentorship program.

    • Funding To Date shows the total project fund amount received to date for mentee stipends.

  • Back To Project Overview lets you to go back to the overview card.

Mentees

Mentees

Mentees shows the mentee profile cards. Type a mentee name in the Search box for quick search. Each mentee profile card shows the following information :

  • Mentee name and image identify the mentee. Click the name to see more information about the mentee.

  • Skills shows keywords that help you accept a mentee who has the required skill for your project's mentorship program.

  • Status shows the current status of the mentee, for example Accepted, Graduated, and so on.

  • Mentors shows the images of the individuals under whose guidance the mentee is learning a skill.

  • Projects shows the project logos in which the mentee participates.

  • Click View Profile to view more information about the mentee.

Mentors

Mentors

Mentors shows the mentor profile cards. Type a mentor name in the Search box for quick search. Each mentor profile card shows the following information :

  • Mentor name and image identify the mentor. Click the name to see more information about the mentor.

  • Skills shows keywords that help you match up with a mentor who has direct experience in the industry or subject for which you need help.

  • Current Mentees shows the images for the persons who are learning a skill from the mentor.

  • Graduated Mentees shows the mentees who completed the Mentorship program under this mentor's guidance.

  • Projects shows the project logos in which the mentor participates or contributes.

  • Click View Profile to view more information about the mentor.