Mentors make a difference at ACE


ACE Mentor Program offers a free after-school program for high school students to learn about careers in architecture, construction, or engineering. Watch the attached video to learn more about what to expect from ACE Mentor Program: learning by tackling a design project as part of a team.  This year’s project: a community arts center. Watch our video to learn more about the power of mentorship.

What to expect

The students come from high schools around Greater Boston. About two-thirds are people of color, and about half are girls.

The program will operate with one remote (Zoom) session per week, and six in-person locations in the fall of 2022.  You will pick one time to attend weekly. If you cannot come every week, please let your assigned lead mentor mentor when you will be absent.

Monday – Northeastern University 3:30-5:30
Mon – PCA Design in Cambridge 4:30-6:30 (all participants at PCA must either be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 OR wear a mask)
Tues – Wentworth Institute of Technology 3:30-5:30
Tues – Boston Society for Architects 3:30-5:30
Tues – Virtual (Zoom) 4:30-6 PM
Wed – Roxbury Community College 4:00-6:00
Wed – SMMA Cambridge – 3:45-5:15 (all participants at SMMA must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19)

Click the button below to sign up to register as a mentor.

Ready to register?

Registration for mentors is now open for the fall program. Click the button below then click the button that says “new mentor” to create an account. Click here to register.

I want to mentor

Want more info?

Do you have questions about mentoring?  Would you like to have us present about ACE Mentor Program at your firm? You can email Lysandra Reed, our mentor coordinator, here:

Questions? Email Lysandra