Natick, MA


gems programThe GEMS program at the U.S. Army Institute of Environmental Medicine (USARIEM) – Natick, MA is open to the public for rising 5th-9th grade youth. All participants must be United States Citizens or U.S. Permanent Legal Residents. All participants are eligible for an educational stipend. USARIEM offers GEMS programs at three successive levels: GEMS I, GEMS II and GEMS III.

2017 Important Dates:

Applications Open (March 1)

Applications Close (March 31)

2017 Dates GEMS Level
Fall 2017 Grade Level
July 10-13 GEMS I 5-6
July 17-20 GEMS I 5-6
July 24-27 GEMS II 6-7
July 31 – August 3 GEMS II 6-7
August 7-10 GEMS III 7-9
August 14-17 GEMS III 7-9