College StudentsWhy Attend the HENAAC STEM Career Conference?
For over a quarter century, Great Minds in STEM™ has honored the nation’s best and brightest Hispanic engineers, scientists, mathematicians, and technology experts. Through the HENAAC STEM Career Conference, Great Minds in STEM™ continues to showcase and recognize its most technically‐talented students through the STEM Civic Service Leadership, HENAAC Scholars Program, Protégé Mentorship Program, HENAAC College Bowl™, and Technical Papers and Posters Competition.
In 2014, GMiS awarded over $106,000 in travel grants for students. This was in addition to over $314,000 provided in scholarships and competition awards. This year, GMiS surpassed its $2.3M in direct scholarship support to over 930 college students, since the inception of the program!
The HENAAC STEM Career Conference Offers College Students:
- A one-stop source for career and professional development to help gain entry into the technical workforce
- A place to network and interact with high-level STEM professionals
- The chance to build self-confidence through technical and professional development competitions and mentorship
- An opportunity to explore internship, full-time employment and graduate schools
- The venue to access information on cutting-edge technologies
Take Advantage of the HENAAC STEM Career Conference!
- Sign-up for the first national STEM recruitment conference of the 2015-16 academic year! Gain an early start with securing internship and full-time employment leads before other conferences!
- Register Early!! Take advantage of the early-bird discounts, opportunity to select roommate preferences, and travel grant opportunities
- Update Your Resume. Add your affiliation with GMiS to your resume by showcasing any of the following: HENAAC Delegate, HENAAC Scholar, GMiS College Captain, Technical Papers and Posters finalist, College Bowl Winner.
- Sign up for competitions or mentoring activities during the conference
- Review the Recruiting Guide prior to arriving at the conference
- Network! Attend the hospitality suites, Resume Workshop, latest technology seminars and career/graduate school workshops
Finally, tell a friend, invite a peer or colleague to join you in attending this GREAT conference.>