The program's mission is to enlighten and increase the awareness of high school students to career opportunities in Architecture, Construction and Engineering and related areas of design and construction industry through mentoring; and to provide scholarship opportunities for students in an inclusive manner reflective of the diverse school population.
ACE Mentor is a unique partnership among industry professionals. Architects, interior designers, engineers, construction managers, skilled trade workers, college and university representatives, and other professionals work together to attract young people to their industry. These leaders volunteer to become mentors to high school students to encourage them to pursue studies and careers in these fields. In return, the industry gets a much-needed boost of new talent.
Important Dates in 2019-20
(subject to change)
ACE Golf Tournament: Sept. 16
Info Sessions: October 2019
Mentor Mixer: TBD
Mentor Confirmations: Nov. 8
Student App due: Nov. 15
Mentor Orientation: Dec. 3 + 5
Selection Notifications: Dec. 9
Program Start: Jan. 7 + 9
ACE Luncheon: April 2020
Final Presentations: May 2020
Mentor Appreciation: May 2020
ACE is a FREE after-school program that offers priceless opportunities, career skills, and experience.
ACE gives students the opportunity to work directly with professionals in Architecture, Construction & Engineering fields.
ACE gives mentors a chance to give back to their community, inspire the next generation, & attract talent to the industry.