The National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science (GEM): Industry-academe consortium of about 90 nationally recognized research universities and historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs)
About 75 industrial and national laboratory partners
Eligibility: U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents from underrepresented minority groups defined as African American, Hispanic, or Native American.
Internships provided at industrial members of the consortium
Award: typically Master’s level stipend for 9 months and tuition and fees support in addition to the expected paid summer internship
PhD Engineering / Science fellowships are also offered
Application deadline: November 15. For early consideration, complete your application and provide your resume and unofficial transcript by October 1
Applications (while the student is still an undergraduate) directly to the GEM Consortium
Designed to assist underrepresented students applying to graduate school.
Supports arts and sciences, engineering, public health and most fields within education.