GEM National Consortium
Goes By: GEM
Offers opportunities for underrepresented minority students to obtain MS degrees in engineering and Ph.D. degrees in engineering and the natural and physical sciences through a program of paid summer internships and graduate financial assistance.
Additional benefit for students is the waiver of application fees by many GEM university members (when requested by students), and potential waiver for the cost of taking the GRE. Check the GEM website for more details.
Tuition, fees, and $16,000 stipend. Includes summer internship with industry sponsor. Application fees for member universities can be waived, and reimbursement for GRE test is possible.
|Year(s) of Application
||Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters
Minimum Grade Point Average
|US Citizen, Permanent Resident
|Campus Nomination Required
|Year of Study Funded
||STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
|Areas of Interest:
||Underrepresented populations, Research
Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.
GEM Electronic Deadline
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Last updated: May 9, 2018
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