2022 oSTEM Annual Conference

oSTEM 2022 Conference. Connect with talented and diverse colleagues and candidates in Boston this fall. Submit a programming proposal by August 10 at conference.ostem.org/2022/rfp

Thank you to everyone who attended our virtual 2021 Conference! We were so glad you could join us for a great event. We're excited to announce our 2022 Conference in Boston, MA from November 10 - 13, 2022. We hope you can re-join us in-person and see the great LGBTQ+ STEM community again.


Conference Request For Proposals - Open Now!

We are soliciting programs for our 2022 conference! Visit conference.ostem.org/2022/rfp for more information and to submit your program!

Professional Development Summit

oSTEM's Professional Development Summit is an all-expense-paid intimate career retreat weekend, aimed to empower early career LGBTQ+ professionals in STEM through introspective workshops, authentic mentorship, and supportive community. Attendees will have the opportunity to clarify their career goals, define their vision of success, and extend their networks of peers and mentors graciously provided by our Organizational Advisory Council.

Thank you to everyone who applied and attended this summit. We had a phenomenal time and hope you all did too.

Scholarship Program

Thank you to our applicants! We are hard at work reviewing your applications . If you have any questions please reach out to scholarship@osem.org 

Graduate School Application Assistance

We will be launching our 2022 to 2023 cycle for Graduate School Application Assistance soon. The Graduate Applications Financial Aid Program will provide up to $1000 per individual to cover application or test fees for LGBTQ+ people applying to STEM graduate programs. Applicants from all countries are welcomed.

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