Our Friends & Sponsors

RISE Partner Programs at Rutgers:

  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) sites in Cellular Bioengineering, Green Energy Technology (“GET UP”), Advanced Materials, and Physics & Astronomy

  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) at the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy

  • RCSB Protein Data Bank

  • INSPIRE Postdoctoral Research & Education Program

  • Rutgers University Pipeline-Initiative to Maximize Student Development

We gratefully acknowledge support from:
Institutional sources:

  • School of Graduate Studies

  • Office of the Chancellor-New Brunswick

  • Office of the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

  • Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy

  • Institute of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

  • Italian Department

  • Rutgers Future Scholars


  • Aman Armaan Ahmed Family Trust

  • NASA New Jersey Space Grant Consortium

  • NIH MARC, U-RISE, IMSD, and IRACDA Programs

  • NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program

  • Faculty cost-share from NSF CAREER Awards and other research grants

  • Mellon Foundation

  • Kean College Office of the Provost


To learn how you can support the development of our next generation of scientists and engineers, contact us,

e-mail rise@grad.rutgers.edu, or call 848-932-6584.