The largest global mentorship program helping refugees and underserved students find their first job.

Connecting students and professionals around the world
to create an ecosystem of opportunity.

“Mentoring with GMI not only develops the future workforce and unlocks opportunity, it also engages and fulfills our employees in truly meaningful ways. GMI makes partnering easy and the impact is felt by everyone involved!”

–Justin Thenutai, Microsoft

We have a vision.

Every student deserves a champion. One person to guide them as they navigate the transition from college to career. Through a structured, online, one-to-one mentorship with a business professional, we are connecting students to employment, transforming communities, and building a brighter tomorrow.

Bridging the gap between graduation and employment

Students everywhere struggle to land their first meaningful job. Our program begins where many educational support programs end: the transition window between college to career. Together, we are opening doors for the next generation of young professionals to succeed.

point increase in student career confidence & skills after GMI mentorship

%

of mentored students employed within six months of graduating

%

of graduates say the GMI program was very important in helping them get hired

Why GMI?

  • Our entirely remote platform connects students with business professionals for a truly global experience.
  • Our proven, evidence-based curriculum provides practical activities to build confidence and skills needed to succeed.
  • Our ready-to-use program can be integrated into existing educational platforms or corporate volunteering programs with minimal effort.

About GMI Students

Today’s global job market is particularly complicated and competitive, especially for youth without access to the connections needed to build their professional network. We work with university and youth partners to provide this extra support to high potential students who need it most.

  • 75% international / 25% US-based
  • 60% women
  • 63% of US students are People of Color
  • 13% of non-US students are refugees or displaced persons
  • First-generation college students
  • Recipients of need-based financial aid
GMI Students by Region

Hiring Program Graduates

GMI’s mentoring program connects students to jobs worldwide.

We support our partners in diversifying their hiring pipelines through hiring qualified GMI program graduates.

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We build connections so that you can make the change.

Through providing pathways to financial stability for students from underserved communities, GMI is helping to build equity in the workplace and provide access for diverse voices to become tomorrow’s decision makers. We are offering a measurable, scalable, and innovative solution to make tomorrow’s world a brighter and kinder place for everyone. We need corporate partners like you to support our students. Contact us today to find out how.