Natick, MA

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

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.

2018 Important Dates:

Resource Teacher and Near-Peer Mentor Applications Open (15 December 2017 – 31 January 2018)

Applications Open (2 February 2018)

Applications Close (2 March 2018)

2018 Dates GEMS Level
Fall 2018 Grade Level
July 9-12 GEMS I 5-6
July 16-19 GEMS I 5-6
July 23-26 GEMS II 6-7
July 30 – August 2 GEMS II 6-7
August 6-9 GEMS III 7-9
August 13-16 GEMS III 7-9