Mentorship

ACM MobiCom 2021 Mentorship Program

SIGMOBILE is launching the third issue of its Mentorship Program. The goal of this program is to provide SIGMOBILE student members an organized opportunity to interact with senior researchers, either one-on-one or as a small group.

Call for Applications

To be eligible for participation, you must be:
(a) currently enrolled as a graduate student (M.S. or PhD)
(b) a registered attendee at ACM MobiCom 2021
(c) available from Jan 31st - Feb 4th, 2022

Applications are now open. If you are interested, please fill the Mentorship Program Application Form by January 5 January 12, 2022. The application requires you to upload your most recent CV and a Mentorship Statement. The Mentorship Statement must be no longer than one US letter-sized paper (8.5in X 11 in), with font size no smaller than 10 points. Your statement must consist of the following:

  • Research interests
  • Expectations from the program: If you have specific mentoring needs, please specify here. For example, please indicate if you are currently applying to industry and/or academia and are looking for a mentor to guide you in that aspect.
  • Who would you like to meet: If you would like a specific researcher as your mentor, please indicate so. We cannot guarantee that you will be paired with a mentor of your choice.
  • Availability: Please indicate if you are available on workshop days in addition to the main conference days.

Important Dates

Applications Due

January 5 January 12, 2022 March 7, 2022

Acceptance Notifications     

January 17 January 21, 2022 March 14, 2022

For further questions, please contact Mariya Zheleva or Shubham Jain at: sigmobile.mentorship@gmail.com

We hope you will enjoy this wonderful opportunity. We look forward to seeing you at MobiCom 2021!