About the G-Force Mentor Program
The Collegiate G-Force Organization is a peer mentoring program that enables and encourages high school students to realize their full potential and ability to pursue higher education.
The program is part of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board College for All Texans Campaign “Education. Go Get It.” The goal of this campaign is to create the momentum to enroll 630,000 high school students into higher education by 2015.
Currently there are 45 active college mentors supporting our High School Go Centers and Mobile Go Center community events.
What Does a G-Force Mentor Do?
- Visit 16 area High School Go Centers as well as participate in Mobile Go Center community events.
- Assist high-school students one-on-one to create a college-going culture.
- Guide and teach high-school students how to enroll in any college or university as well as how to apply for scholarships, financial aid, and freshmen orientation.
- Raise awareness about the value of higher education
- Motivate high school students to pursue higher education
- Maintain a 2.8 GPA, and be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours (undergrad) or 9 credit hours (graduate).
- Remain available to accommodate Go Center visits, MGC events and other Go program activities.
- Be a first-generation college students and/or be recognized by the Office of Financial Aid as a student in financial need.
- Must attend all mandatory trainings.
How to Apply
Applications are currently not being accepted.
If you would like more information or would like to be placed on our list to be notified when applications are being accepted please contact us.
G-Force Application [doc]
For more information contact:
Jones Hall, Suite 200
page last updated 10/20/2014 1:34 PM