Mentoring Program

CFA Society of Austin Mentoring Program
is scheduled for September 2020 – June 2021

Purpose: Provide a one-on-one relationship built on encouragement, trust, and development for another CFA Society of Austin member. Develop skills and work toward personal/professional goals through networking and knowledge sharing.

Eligibility: Limited to current members of the CFA Society of Austin. If you are not a member, please sign up here.

Enrollment Period: Applications will be accepted during September 15th – October 26th (Deadline Extended). Applications may be downloaded (see links below). 

Program Orientation: November 2nd – November 6th. CFA Society of Austin will host a networking event, virtual or outdoor, that will include a program overview presentation and an opportunity for mentors/mentees to meet and greet. 

Mentor-Mentee Matching: November 9th – November 13th. Mentor/Mentee matches will be made by the Mentorship Program Committee and will consider pairing preferences submitted following mentee and mentor meeting, similarities in professional backgrounds/interests and stated goals for the program. 

Definition of Mentoring:

“Mentoring is defined as a professional relationship in which the Mentor assists the Mentee in developing specific skills and knowledge that will enhance the Mentee’s professional and personal growth.”

Benefits to the Mentee:

  • Professional and leadership development
  • Gain new perspectives on how to accomplish your goals
  • Career planning
  • Career growth

Benefits to the Mentor:

  • Chance to give back and make a positive impact on another member’s professional development
  • Demonstrate leadership skills and enhance your own professional development
  • Opportunity to learn and grow your career from “reverse mentoring”

Mentor Application can be downloaded here.

Mentee Application can be downloaded here.

Please submit completed applications to by Monday, October  26, 2020


Questions regarding the CFA Society of Austin’s Mentoring Program can be directed to

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