National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science (GEM)
The GEM fellowship programs are designed to provide opportunities for underrepresented ethnic and minority students to obtain M.S. degrees in engineering and Ph.D. degrees in engineering and the sciences through a program of paid summer internships and graduate financial assistance. Working collaboratively with GEM Member Universities and GEM Employer Members three Fellowships Programs are supported: The MS Engineering Fellowship Program, the Ph.D. Engineering Fellowship Program, and the Ph.D. Science Fellowship Program. GEM Fellows receive full tuition and fees at GEM university member, stipend from $4,000 to $16,000 (depending on the program), and paid summer internships.
Award / Eligibility Details:
Candidates are targeted for participation who are members of the following under-represented groups in science and engineering: American Indian/Native, African American/Black, and Hispanic American/Latino. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident at time of application.
Deadline: Mid-November each year
Academic Level: Graduate;Post-Graduate
Type/Purpose: Graduate School Funding;Internship / Professional Development
Field of Study: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
Location: United States
Citizenship eligibility: Permanent Resident;US Citizen;US National
Special Circumstances: Underrepresented Group
For more information: http://www.gemfellowship.org/