Questions & Answers
The Firstly program is a series of 2-week projects that get you ready to land your dream internship or job! Get started by signing up and completing your profile. After joining, mentees can start a 2-week project with a specific goal, such as revamping your resume or gaining interview skills. The Firstly team will host office hours and facilitate peer socials throughout our participation in the program and community. Over the course of the 2 weeks, mentees are assigned a mentor, who will help them virtually. If you have a good relationship with your mentor, you can choose to continue working with them
The Firstly program is designed for college students who are figuring out their careers. You do not need to have any experience to apply. We're here to help you take the first step. We accept students (and recent graduates) from all years, majors, and stages in your career journey.
We match mentees with mentors every week. There's no better time to apply than now!
The program is self-paced, and you can choose when to sign up for 2-week mentor projects. To earn the Firstly certificate, you must complete 3 projects, which is 6 weeks in total.
Create your account and submit your mentee profile to get started! Sign up now to get your match in a few days.
Typically, mentees will be matched with a mentor in under 1 week. However, sometimes there are delays when a lot of mentees apply at the same time. We appreciate your patience, and if you are ever wondering your status, you can email: firstname.lastname@example.org