This website is an introduction to OPA - the Open Post Academic Mentorship Program which is incubated through the Mozilla Open Leaders program.

The first cohort of the program will launch in January 2020.
Applications will be accepted until November 30th

Make sure you’re on the mailing list to receive updates about the program!


To empower people with a PhD to share their knowledge and skills more openly.


Are you interested?

If you are interested in becoming an OPA participant, mentor or a part of the expert pool, please take a look at the criteria for each and apply for the one that fits your needs most.

OPA Participant Application

Mentor Application

Expert Pool

If you just want to keep being updated about the program, please sign up to receive updates.

We will also be hosting webinars where you can learn more information about the program and ask any questions not covered by the FAQ. Sign up for the best time for you!

All times are Pacific Standard Time for the US and Canada: UTC-8 and the event will last one hour with plenty of time for Q&A.


Beth M. Duckles

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