The need to invest in the next generation has been a core focus of PAAIA since its inception and one of its concrete legacies. This focus has been implemented through various mentorship programs. Applications to PAAIA's 2015 Programs are below:
2015 PAAIA Mentorship Program Application
The program gives the younger generation access to industry leaders across the nation. The all-volunteer PAAIA Mentors are recruited from among the organization's members and associates. The Mentees are selected through an application process and are matched with a Mentor for one-on-one meetings.
2015 PAAIA OGHAB Internship Program
The PAAIA OGHAB (Opportunities for Growth, High Achievement, and Betterment) Internship Program provides summer internship opportunities for Iranian Americans college juniors and seniors in a variety of fields and disciplines. The program matches qualified Iranian American youth with internships in their field of interest in organizations and companies nationwide.