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Energy Academy Mentoring


Apply for the Energy Academy mentoring program!

Are you concerned about transitioning from school to work? Join our mentoring program to develop your professional skills and competencies. The Energy Academy mentoring program starts in December 2023, and it is organized jointly with the region’s higher education institutions. The companies and local organizations involved in the program include ABB Oy, Danfoss, Etha Wind Oy, Hitachi Energy, City of Vaasa, Vaasan Sähkö and Wärtsilä Finland.

We are looking for promising talents and skilled students who will commit to the mentoring program and can develop themselves while studying before entering the job market. This mentoring program for students offers a unique opportunity to acquire new skills and knowledge in addition to growing your network to support future career opportunities.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for students from various fields in different stages of their studies. Mentee selection is based on the received applications and the mentors’ professional positions and backgrounds. This year we have mentors from different business areas (e.g., software development, sustainability, R&D, sales and marketing, HR, quality, project management, product management ja HSE).

Mentoring goals

Mentoring is a key tool in development. The tactic knowledge and experience shared during the program will support competence development. The goal of the program is to support you in developing your skills and competencies for employment. The mentoring program will also develop your social skills, and you will gain more confidence. We greatly value the fresh perspective and experiences that students bring to the program. More specific mentoring goals will be defined together in the beginning of the mentoring process. During the program, we will also organize joint networking events for mentors and mentees.

How to apply?

Please apply for the mentoring program by October 13, 2023. The mentoring program lasts approximately seven months. The mentoring sessions will be scheduled with your mentor.

Please complete this FORM and tell us why we should choose you for the mentorship.

The interviews will be held in November. Further information: , +358 50 335 8700.


Proud partners of Energy Academy

Hanken School of Economics

Etha Wind

University of Helsinki

Vaasa University of Applied Sciences

University of Vaasa

Novia University of Applied Sciences

Åbo Akademi University




Hitachi ABB Power Grids


City of Vaasa

Vaasan Sähkö


Wärtsilä Finland

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