TARGET Application

2018 application for the TARGET program is now open and the application deadline is February 28th, 2018.  Apply to TARGET online using the form below (the form must be completed by the student). DON'T FORGET to send in two signed teacher recommendations; one must be from a recent science or math teacher. Your teachers may submit the recommendations via email to: cawhite@soe.rutgers.edu

Returning participants from summer 2017 do not need to submit letters of recommendations but MUST complete the returning student essay.  If you have participated in the program, prior to summer 2017, you must submit the two letters of recommendations.

You will receive an email announcing the selection committee’s decision, during the first week of April 2018.

*RETURNING participants, please write N/A in this field
*RETURNING participants, please write N/A in this field
Essay 1 Section
[For New Applicants]
Why would you like to attend TARGET? What about engineering and technology fascinates you the most? What do you hope to learn and/or gain by participating in the TARGET program? Have you participated in any Science, Technology, Engineering or Math programs before (if so please explain)? *Please answer each question in a separate paragraph.
Essay 2 Section
[For Returning Applicants]
Why are you interested in returning to the TARGET program? What did you learn during TARGET that has motivated you to continue your interest in engineering & technology? What do you hope to learn and/or gain from returning to this summer’s program? Have you participated or done any engineering or technology programs/projects since participating in TARGET (if so please explain)? *Please answer each question in a separate paragraph.
For 11th grade applicants
This section should be filled-out by 11th grade applicants ONLY. Select/type "N\A" if you are not an 11th grader.
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