Great Minds in STEM Scholarship

GMiS Mission:
To inspire and motivate underserved students to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
To enlighten and engage families, educators, communities and employers to assist underserved students pursuing STEM career
To inspire our nation through recognition of the achievements of Hispanics and other role models in STEM
To enable and leverage Hispanic STEM talent to play a leadership role
To collaborate and cooperate nationally within the STEM community

Eligibility:
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 for merit-based scholarships. Applicants may have a minimum 2.5 GPA for non-merit-based donor scholarships.
Applicants must be of Hispanic descent and/or must demonstrate significant leadership or service within the underserved community
Applicants may be enrolled full-time or part-time at the time of application and the time of the scholarship award
Applicants must be enrolled in a STEM or health-related 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:
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 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 of your college or high school
Biographical Sketch

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