Scholarship FAQ - SUPPORT TO GMiS CONFERENCE

If awarded a GMiS scholarship, do I have to be present at the GMiS Conference?

All GMiS scholarship recipients must attend the GMiS Conference. If there is an extenuating circumstance that prevents scholars from attending the conference, those instances will be handled on a case-by-case basis.

If I am selected as a scholarship recipient, do I have to pay the GMiS Conference student registration fee?

No. As a GMiS Scholar, your conference registration fee is complimentary.  Registration includes lodging and meals.  Lodging is four students to a room with two beds.

If I am selected as a scholarship recipient, do I have to pay for my travel to the GMiS Conference?

No. As a GMiS Scholar, your travel expenses to the GMiS Conference will be arranged by Great Minds in STEM™.

What if I have concerns and/or travel restrictions and am not able to attend the GMiS Conference?

If there is a concern, you may contact scholars@greatmindsinstem.org or by phone at (323) 262-0997.