Project: Accelerate!, or #PA!, is a collaborative cross section of the construction, engineering, design and trades industries program devised to work in concert to expose, reinforce and expand careers for women in those fields

About the Program:

The program is built on a basic tenet that knowledge is power and that speaking the language of an industry is fundamental to acquiring higher levels of success.  We achieve this goal by actively mentoring and connecting participants to opportunity and best next steps.

7 weeks
1 full 8 hour day a week
50% of time will be dedicated to classroom/lecture/workshop
25% of instruction will be active lab-related
25% of time will be site visits and active project tours

Important Dates

Grand Rapids
Application Portal Now Open

Submission Deadline: March 30th
Applicant Interviews: April 9th
Program Start Date: April 30, 2020
Program End Date: June 11, 2020

Detroit
Application Portal Now Open

Submission Deadline: May 5th
Applicant Interviews: May 15th
Program Start Date: June 5th, 2020
Program End Date: July 17th, 2020