RUTGERS, The State University of New Jersey, invites talented students to apply for our highly successful SUMMER RESEARCH PROGRAM, RiSE (Researchin Science and Engineering). Please forward to undergraduates who have strong academic credentials, passion for research, and interest in graduate study. They 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 atRutgers) Graduate Fellowship program awards prestigious graduate fellowships to outstanding RiSE alumni.
** GREAT LOCATION: professional & recreational advantages.
** FUN & FRIENDSHIPS: Vibrant multi-cultural community and social program.
Students should apply now. Rolling admissions is in progress and is highly selective.