Mentorships for

lawton business women

The Lawton Business Women’s Mentorship Program accepts 3-5 students per semester. These students will have the opportunity to be mentored by professional women in our community. LBW selects students from Cameron University or Great Plains Technology Center each semester to participate in the mentorship program.

This program allows mentor students to gain access to seasoned business professionals while learning the importance of community service, volunteerism, and civic responsibility. Students will gain knowledge about our community and networking as they are given opportunity to attend various events.

LBW Mentorship

requirements

Lawton Business Women mentor and mentee
  • Completed Application

  • $45 PROGRAM FEE

    (upon acceptance into program)

  • Female Cameron University or GPTC Student

  • Full time student

    Freshman through Senior

  • Mandatory attendance of 1 meeting

    (Student MUST be able to attend Graduation Meeting- Date to be announced)

  • 3.0 or higher

    Cumulative Grade Point Average

  • Attend other LBW events when possible

benefits of the lbw

mentorship

  • One-on-one professional coaching from local business women
  • Discussions concerning real-world career experiences
  • Guidance for the student’s preferred career choice
  • Networking opportunities
  • Opportunity to meet with a professional in their chosen field or job shadow
  • Learning and reinforcement of business concepts such as: conducting meetings, teamwork, professional socializing, and organization skills
  • Learning and reinforcement of community values, such as: serving and volunteering, teamwork, civic responsibility
Lawton Business Women mentor and mentee