GRADUATE SCHOOL Mentorship initiative (GSMI)


Our goal is to help underrepresented students with their graduate school applications to STEM PhD programs.


MENTEE SIGN-up

Eligibility:

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  • Underrepresented students applying to STEM doctoral programs Fall 2019

  • 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!

Sign up to participate in our program by filling out this survey HERE.

 

MENTOR Program SIGN-UP

Responsibilities:

  • 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

Eligibility

  • STEM professional

    • Ph.D. student

    • Ph.D. candidates

    • post-doc fellow

    • faculty

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

If you are interested in volunteering to participate in the program as a mentor,
fill out this survey so we can best pair you to a mentee!

Feel free to reach out to contact us at cientificolatino@gmail.com if you have any questions.


Graduate School PREPARATION Resources


1) GRADUATE SCHOOL PREPARATION GUIDE

Written in 2018 by Robert W. Fernandez

2) PERSONAL STATEMENT HOW-TO-GUIDE

Written in 2017 by Marisa Rubio, Ph.D. 

3) EXAMPLE DOCUMENTS (Personal Statement and C.V.)

4) TIMELINE OF IMPORTANT DATES FOR STEM DOCTORAL PROGRAMS

5) FAQs ABOUT THE GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION PROCESS


 

We have an open platform for you and other students to ask their questions about the graduate school application process!

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