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GEM PhD Science Fellowship

The goal of this program is to increase the number of minority students who pursue doctoral degrees in the natural science disciplines -- chemistry, physics, earth sciences, mathematics, biological sciences, and computer science. Fellowships offered through this program are portable and may be used at any participating GEM Member University where the GEM Fellow is admitted.

Includes $16,000 stipend in the first year, living stipend up to the 5th year, at least one summer internship, and full tuition and fees.


mid November

Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: Senior

Graduate: First Year Graduate Student, Masters Student

Award Type:
Scholarship / Fellowship

Award Period:
Academic Year (Graduate)
Summer (Graduate)

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Computer Science and Engineering, Mathematics and Science

Additional Qualifications:
US citizen and Under-represented minority

Last Updated:
August 23, 2017

Last Updated: 9/12/17