Learn more about the USC Research Gateway Scholars program by attending an Informational Session via Zoom.

Benefits of the Program

  • Graduate School Preparation
  • Research Experiences
  • Faculty Mentorships
  • Symposiums & Conferences
  • Publishing Opportunities
  • Professional Development
  • Sponsored Summer Housing

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must possess a strong desire to pursue Graduate Studies (preferably Ph.D level); a minimum 3.0 GPA; Sophomore, Junior, or Senior; and must meet one of the following criteria:

  • First-generation college student
  • Low-income background (using federal income guidelines)
  • Underrepresented Ethnic/Racial background in higher education (African American, LatinX, Native American, Native Alaskan, & Pacific Islander)

Upcoming Info Sessions

Sep 26

Fall 2024 Information Session #1

September 26 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Sep 30

Fall 2024 Information Session #2

September 30 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Oct 04

Fall 2024 Information Session #3

October 4 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Oct 07

Fall 2024 Information Session #4

October 7 @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Oct 10

Fall 2024 Information Session #5

October 10 @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Oct 14

Fall 2024 Information Session #6

October 14 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Oct 18

Fall 2024 Information Session #7

October 18 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Oct 21

Fall 2024 Information Session #8

October 21 @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

Please review the calendar for the upcoming info sessions & don’t forget to sign up!

The Gateway Scholar application deadline is Friday, October 25th at 11:59 pm!