Want to learn about graduate school, how to apply, funding opportunities, and talk to current students about grad school?

Come to the GEM GRAD Lab hosted by Missouri S&T Office of Graduate Studies!

What is GEM?

  • GEM is a network of leading corporations, government laboratories, top universities, and top research institutions that enables qualified students from underrepresented communities to pursue graduate education in applied science and engineering.

What is a GRAD Lab?

  • GRAD Lab encourages young people of color to consider graduate engineering or science education and applying for the GEM fellowship. Focusing on the global importance of research and innovation, life-long career benefits, and real world role models the symposium will help each student envision his or her future as a technology leader, successfully apply for a GEM fellowship, and gain entry to a graduate program.

Topics covered at the GRAD Lab include:

  • Why Graduate School?
  • How to Apply for Graduate School
  • How to Fund Graduate School
  • Voices from the Field

 Students attending will also have the opportunity to:

  • Visit the Missouri S&T campus and attend lab tours hosted by world-class researchers
  • Have the graduate school application fee WAIVED if they apply to Missouri S&T
  • Have the GRE fee reduced with a special code from GEM
  • Have dinner on Sept. 29 and breakfast and lunch on Sept. 30 covered
  • Win fabulous prizes

Want to find out more and register?