Student Programs

The School of Engineering provides a host of engineering education programs and initiatives specifically geared to pre-college students through the Rutgers University Engineering Education Initiative (E2I).


The Academy at Rutgers for Girls in Engineering and Technology is a summer program designed for middle school and high school students to increase awareness and familiarize them with career opportunities within engineering.

New Jersey Governor’s School of Engineering and Technology

The New Jersey Governor’s School of Engineering and Technology at Rutgers University is an intensive residential summer program that brings together some of New Jersey’s most talented and motivated high school students.

Junior Science and Humanities Symposium

The Northern NJ Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS) is an annual research fair held at Rutgers University that celebrates high school students’ novel investigations in science, engineering, and mathematics.


The Rutgers University Changing a New Generation of Engineers (CHANGE) program is dedicated to empowering rising 7th and 8th grade Black male students - the next generation of technology innovators - to discover Engineering by giving them access to workshops, educational resources, and community. Currently, the program is only available in Rahway, NJ.