RUTGERS, The State University of New Jersey, invites talented students to apply for our highly successful SUMMER RESEARCH PROGRAM, RiSE (Research in Science and Engineering). Undergraduates who have strong academic credentials, a passion for research, and interest in graduate study will benefit from:
** CUTTING EDGE RESEARCH in the biological, physical & social/behavioral sciences, math, and engineering. In the BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES, students can choose from among 200 labs, including the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the Cancer Institute of New Jersey.
** PARTNERSHIPS with REU programs: Cellular Bioengineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmaceutical Engineering, Physics & Astronomy, and Advanced Materials. By applying to RiSE, students can opt to be automatically considered for partner REUs.
** PERSONALIZED MENTOR-MATCHING
** OUTSTANDING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: scientific speaking & writing, GRE prep, grad school workshops, career exploration, field trips
** EXCELLENT FUNDING: Generous stipend + housing + travel
** ALUMNI SUCCESS: Awards at national meetings & placement at top graduate schools. Exciting new SUPER Grad (SUmmer Pipeline to Excellence at Rutgers) Graduate Fellowship program awards prestigious graduate fellowships to outstanding RiSE alumni.
** GREAT LOCATION: professional & recreational advantages.
** FUN & FRIENDSHIPS: Vibrant multi-cultural community & social program.
Students should apply now. Rolling admissions is in progress and is highly selective.