The 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.

USARIEM offers GEMS programs at three successive levels: GEMS I (Grades 5-6), GEMS II (Grades 6-7) and GEMS III (Grades 7-9).


All participants must be United States Citizens or U.S. Permanent Legal Residents. All participants are eligible for an educational stipend.