Each potential Mentor has to undergo an extensive application, selection and training process including:
1. Interested candidates must complete a NJ GEAR UP Mentor Application. Please click here for the application:
2. Background Check-Applicants must complete a NJ SBI212B form so that a state background check can be performed.
3. Interview-Selected applicants will be called for individual interviews.
4. Training-Applicants who are accepted into the program must attend a three-hour training session.