Leadership Rice
Mentorship Experience (LRME) 

LRME 2022 Application Extended Deadline- February 18th at 12pm

Program Overview

The Leadership Rice Mentorship Experience (LRME) is a summer internship program for returning Rice undergraduates who wish to develop their professional, personal, and civic capacities through the mentorship of experienced professionals.

The CCL works closely with mentors to offer internships that provide meaningful and challenging work within a social justice setting. Placements are in the public, private, and non-profit sectors in Houston, Texas.

Application Deadline : Sunday, February 13th, 2022 at 11:59 PM CT

Tentative Timeline for LRME 2022

  • Week of January 24th Application opens and placements released
  • Week of January 31st -Info session
  • Week of February 7th- cover letter workshop - Wednesday, Feb 9th at 6pm in Meyer Conference Room
  • Sunday, February 13th- Application Due!  Extended! Friday, February 18th at 12pm 
  • February 17-24 - LRME interviews
  • February 25-March 4- potential partner meetings with applicants
  • March- contact with mentors begins
  • April- finalizing paperwork
  • Friday, May 6th- First virtual workshop
  • Friday, May 13th- Second virtual workshop
  • Friday, May 20th- Third virtual workshop
  • Monday, May 23, 2022 – internship begins
  • Friday meetings throughout the summer during the internship (May 27th through July 39th)
  • Friday, July 29, 2022 – internship ends
  • September – Final LRME cohort meeting & CCL Showcase event

Date held : Spring workshops held on Fridays in May, internship from May 23rd to July 29th, 2022
Paid internship experience - $5000 stipend per student
Eligibility : Returning undergraduate students
CCL Staff : Dr. Jessica Khalaf (jkhalaf@rice.edu)


Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone: 713-348-2223
Fax: 713-348-5885
Email: ccl@rice.edu



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