Project Grow is a unique partnership between the Pass The Torch For Women Foundation and Strada Education Network committed to mentoring women college students to achieve their goals for higher education and career advancement. Project Grow encourages educational success and teaches the how-to’s of building strategic relationships and honing leadership skills. The end result of these efforts will be a group of women who persist to graduation, successfully transition to the workforce, and grow their careers.
Get to Know Project Grow Student – Nia Johnson
“When it is tough for most, it is just right for me.”
“Going through the fire.”
Institution: Ivy Tech Community College – Indy Women in Tech/IvyWorks
Major: Cyber Security and Information Assurance
Accomplishments: Bachelors degree in Business Management from IUPUI – Kelley School of Business 2015. Previous experience in sales, management, and project management. Awarded the Women in Cybersecurity Conference Scholarship for 2018. Scheduled to speak on the Mentoring & Coaching panel at the Student Success Summit for Ivy Tech 2018.
The Impact Project Grow Has Had On You: “Project Grow has allowed me to expand my network while continuing to grow personally. I have been allowed the opportunity to surround myself with some phenomenal professional women. Sharing my experiences and learning from others as we grow together, has been the highlight of my experience with Project Grow.” -Nia Johnson
Interested in mentoring a female college student? Visit our website to learn more and inquire today!