Graduate School Mentorship Initiative (GSMI)

Sign-ups for graduate school applicants and mentors will re-open summer 2020.

Feel free to reach out to contact us at if you have any questions.

STEM Graduate School Applicants


  • Underrepresented students applying to STEM doctoral programs Fall 2019

    • We welcome applications from underrepresented students which includes ethnicity, gender, first-generation, child of immigrants, disabilities, identity, low-income, etc.

  • College senior, post-graduate student, post-bac, lab technician, etc.

  • All STEM fields eligible, which include:

    • Astronomy

    • Biochemistry

    • Biophysics

    • Mathematics

    • Microbiology

    • Molecular and Cellular Biology

    • Neuroscience

    • Pharmacology

    • Physics

    • Public health

    • … and many more!




  • Provide feedback on graduate school applications (personal statement and C.V.) to mentees

  • Look at a minimum of 1 application up to as many as you choose

  • Regular email correspondence with mentee


  • STEM professional

    • Ph.D. student

    • Ph.D. candidates

    • post-doc fellow

    • faculty

    • Industry and other non-academic positions

  • All STEM fields eligible (see above for included disciplines)

We have an open platform for you and other students to ask their questions about the graduate school application process! Follow us on social media and join our Cientifico Latino Network Facebook group for regular updates on upcoming deadlines and scholarship/research opportunities!

Coming soon for GSMI mentors & scholars! Check back over the summer to sign up.

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