SCAND Mentorship Program

Welcome to the SCAND Mentorship Program! This program is a 6-month commitment created to improve education, connection and collaboration between RDNs/DTRs across South Carolina. It is a great opportunity to network with a fellow dietitian that you may not have otherwise met and learn from each other.

If you are interested in being mentored by an RD in South Carolina, please complete the Mentee Interest Form: 

If you are interested in becoming a mentor for another RD in South Carolina, please complete the Mentor Interest Form: 

Program Commitments: 

There are no signed participant contracts as part of the program.  Both mentor and mentee agree to the following minimum expectations for the relationship as established by SCAND.

Time commitment expectations:   

  • Length of match: 6 months
  • Contact frequency: monthly
  • Contact type: telephone or in-person, depending on availability
  • Ad hoc progress reporting via email and/or social media

If you have been matched into the Mentorship Program by one of our Program Coordinators, please review the information below to prepare for your first meeting.

Mentor materials:
SCAND Mentor Program Introduction
**Mentors are also expected to review all Mentee materials in preparation for the first meeting**

Mentee materials:
SCAND Mentee Program Introduction
Setting SMART Goals

Please contact your Program Coordinator via email with any questions throughout your match. SCAND will check in on active matches at the following intervals:

  • Following the first meeting
  • At 3 months
  • At 6 months