GMiS Scholarship Program 2019

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GMiS Scholarship Program 2019

Great Minds In STEM, a non-profit organization that focuses on STEM educational awareness programs is delighted to announce the GMiS Scholarship Program. This scholarship is open to pursuing a science, technology, engineering or math degree.

This Program will provide a merit-based scholarship ranging in amounts from $500 to $10,000 to increase the persistence to graduation among underrepresented and underserved STEM college students.

Who May Eligible:

To eligible, the candidates must be following all the eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants must demonstrate merit through academic achievements, leadership and campus/community activities
  • Applicants must be pursuing a science, technology, engineering or math degree
  • Applicants must have an overall minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Applicants must be of Hispanic descent and/or must significantly demonstrate leadership or service within the underserved community
  • Recipients must be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program for the upcoming fall semester, at an accredited 2-yr or 4-yr college/university in the U.S. or its territories.

How to Apply & Competitions Rules

To win the competition you need to do register and complete the information through the given link:


The Scholarship Application Materials include the following:

  • Application
  • Personal Statement addressing a topic determined by Great Minds in STEM. 
  • Resume
  • One Peer Letter of Recommendation from a friend, classmate, lab partner, roommate, teammate, or a fellow member of a campus or community organization
  • One Faculty Letter of Recommendation from a faculty, teacher, mentor, advisor, counselor, principal, dean, or MEP Director
  • Official Transcript with the imprinted seal of your college or high school (Transcripts must be in English).  Transcripts must indicate a cumulative GPA based on a 4.0 scale.
  • Self-photo (used for publication purposes only)


Scholarship Recipients Will Receive:

  • A merit-based scholarship ranging in amounts from $500 to $10,000. 
  • Information on the types of available scholarships can be viewed here.
  • Listing in the GMiS Scholars press release
  • Transportation support to the annual HENAAC Conference, where Scholars are presented with their scholarship alongside the sponsor.
  • Scholars will be provided travel beginning Wednesday, September 25.

Application Deadline

Applications must be submitted by 11:59 PM PST on April 1, 2019.

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