Friday, January 25, 2013

Undergrad Summer Research at Rutgers

RUTGERS, The State University of New Jersey, invites students to apply for our highly successful SUMMER RESEARCH PROGRAMRiSE(Research iScience and Engineering), and We are seeking sophomores, juniors, and non-graduating seniors with strong academic credentials, a passion for research, and an interest in graduate school. We particularly encourage applications from groups underrepresented in the sciences and students from first-generation college families.
The RiSE advantage includes:
        ** CUTTING EDGE SCIENCE in over 30 programs in the sciences, math, engineering, and social & behavioral sciences, In the biomedical sciences, students can choose among > 200 labs at Rutgers, the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the Cancer Institute of New Jersey,  In addition, we offer exciting interdisciplinary opportunities through our NSF IGERTs, and REU partnerships -- Green Energy Technology (biofuels, synfuels, materials, nanotechnology, and engineering for clean energy), cellular bioengineering, pharmaceutical engineering, physics & astronomy, computational biology/bioinformatics, environmental sciences, and toxicology.
        ** OUTSTANDING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT - rigorous training in scientific speaking & writing, GRE prep, grad school workshops, career exploration, field trips
        ** EXCELLENT FUNDING: Stipend + on-campus housing + travel allowance
        ** ALUMNI SUCCESS: awards for presentations at national meetings & placement at top graduate schools
        ** GREAT LOCATION with professional & recreational advantages.
        ** FUN AND FRIENDSHIPS – vibrant multi-cultural community and social program.
        ** EASY ON-LINE APPLICATION: Rolling admissions starts at the end January and is highly selective. Apply now at!