Great Minds in Stem


CAHSI is one of the partners of Great Minds in Stem (GMiS) conference. As a founding institution of CAHSI CSUDH has a strong presence in GMiS. Every year we fund students to participate in the conference with all expenses paid. Students have participated in research, won competitions and obtained multiple job offers thanks their involvement in this conference. We encourage our students to apply for travel grants for this conference.

Great Minds in STEM™ is the gateway for Hispanics in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Established in 1989, as HENAAC, Great Minds in STEM™ is a non-profit organization that focuses on STEM educational awareness programs for students from kindergarten to career. Great Minds in STEM™ provides resources for recognition and recruitment of Hispanics in STEM on a national level, connecting multi-areas of engineering and science arenas to the general population.

If you are an educator looking to supplement your lesson plans with role models in STEM; an organization wanting to showcase your STEM talent; a college student looking for scholarships; or a recruiter looking to hire the next generation of engineers and scientists, Great Minds in STEM™ is the organization for you. We invite you to visit the website and look at the stellar Great Minds in STEM™ programs.