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Rutgers New One-Week Summer Academies

Study at Rutgers University this summer!

Choose from three intensive one-week residential certificate programs focused on engineering, STEM, and Leadership:

Pre-Engineering Summer Academy | (July 9 - 15)
Learn about aerospace, biochemical, biomedical, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental, forensic, industrial, material science, mechanical and systems engineering through an integrated program of lectures, demonstrations, hands-on projects, tours, and field trips.

iSTEM Summer Academy | (July 16 - 22)
Select a global environmental challenge to address during this interdisciplinary, problem-based program of STEM lectures, individual research, hands-on group projects, faculty coaching, field trips, and guest speakers. The academy ends with student presentations of proposed environmental solutions at the final certificate ceremony.

Leadership Summer Academy | (July 23 - 29)
Assess your own leadership style through a 360-degree assessment and carefully calibrated experiential exercises. Learn about the practices and ethics of leaders in a wide range of spheres through integrated lectures, interviews, field trips, and engaging in-class activities. Final student presentations address individual leadership development and applications.

You're invited you to attend an upcoming online information session to learn more about these academies on Thursday, March 16 from 6:00 to 7:00 pm.



Gov School & NJ Scholars (Class of 2018)

Biotechnology High School is proud to nominate outstanding students in the class of 2018 for the following summer programs:

These are extraordinary enrichment opportunities provided to New Jersey high school students at no cost to families. To learn more about each of these individual programs, please click on the links above.

The Guidance Department will select nominees on the basis of academic achievement, extracurricular involvement, and demonstrated interest. We are able to nominate 1 student for each of the Governor's Schools and 2 students for New Jersey Scholars.

If you would like to be considered as a BTHS nominee, please submit your application by Monday, December 19th. Any application submitted after 7:30 am on 12/19 will not be considered.

Here is the link to: BTHS Gov School / NJ Scholars Application.

Also Note: students may apply for more than 1 program. Submit a separate application for each program that you would like to be considered for.

Please let us know if you have any questions. Good luck to all who apply!


Summer '16 Programs

It's not too late to make plans for the summer of 2016! Here is a list of pre-college summer programs that are still accepting applications:

  • Rutgers Summer Scholars: Session II (June 27 - August 5) Deadline: May 27 | Session III ( July 11 - August 17) Deadline: June 3

Search for additional programs:


Rutgers Summer Scholars

High-achieving rising high school juniors or younger may apply to take up to two approved Rutgers University-New Brunswick courses this summer. Experience what it's like to attend a major university while earning credits toward your college degree.

Session #1: June 27 - August 5
Application Deadline: May 27

Session #2: July 11- August 17
Application Deadline: June 3



Cornell Engineering Experience