Transformative Partner Program

ACE Mentor Transformative Partner Program exists to provide a solid foundation for students looking to enter the Architecture, Construction, and Engineering industry by providing consistent assistance and guidance throughout a student’s college years with the ultimate goal of the student joining our industry in some capacity.

ACE is currently seeking “Founding Firms” to join our effort in providing mentor support to our alumni students as they continue on their journey into the AEC industry.

Outcomes for Students:

  • Cultivate a desire for a committed career in Architecture, Construction, and Engineering fields
  • Establish a feeling of connection and belonging to mentor and your company
  • Established resource to promote student’s well being (mental health, education assistance, life advice, etc.)
  • Network opportunities with other ACE students through campus connections
  • Exposure to project sites and understanding of day to day operations
  • Pipeline for a career in Architecture, Construction, Engineering
  • Scholarship opportunity
  • Yearly Internship offer based on performance

Outcomes for Founding Firm:

  • Support prospective employees in the early stages of their education
  • Grow a robust returning internship group year after year
  • Increase yearly new hires over current traditional recruiting strategies
  • Create more immediate engagement and pride in company culture
  • Increase employee retention rates
  • Grow our people! Both Mentors and Mentees will benefit
  • Increased community involvement
  • Bolster ACE Mentor Program by encouraging alumni to stay in industry related majors and careers