Strengthen your career connections

Women’s Launch Pad (WLP)

A mentoring program designed to help Brown senior class women navigate the transition to “life beyond Brown”

The WLP program is available for senior class women interested in being paired with Brown alumnae in a mentor/mentee relationship during the academic year.

Want to get involved?

Rising senior class women: Interested in applying? Please complete and submit your application by Friday, May 29, 2015.

Brown alumnae: Interested in being a mentor? Please complete this form. If you have any questions, please contact Heather Wilkerson at

For Mentors: Learn more

Video presentations: Mentor training, panels, and more. Every mentoring relationship is unique. Here are video resources to help both mentees and mentors build, navigate, and sustain successful mentoring relationships.

Do you have a story you want to share? An amazing mentoring experience or perhaps an inspiring mentor/mentee highlight? Please submit your mentoring success story!

A Mentor Toolkit (pdf) of University resources offers additional support and guidance for your mentoring experience addressing common questions related to the career development process: self-assessment, career research, networking and job search/graduate school preparation.

For Mentees: Let’s get started

Watch the Mentee Toolkit “Tips for Success” video for an overview of the WLP’s program structure and tips for starting a successful mentoring relationship.

The Women's launch pad is administered through the Office of Alumni Relations and sponsored by the Brown Women’s Leadership Council, an alumnae / parent Presidential advisory group. For questions regarding these programs, please contact Alumni Relations.