Dean's Fund for Student Development

Dean's Fund for Student Development

Enhance your Honors College experience! Advance your academic and professional goals by winning a grant for:

  • Your research project
  • Attending a conference
  • Presenting at a conference
  • Study abroad
  • Service Learning Project

Application: Deans Fund Application-2018Jan19.pdf (For team applications, letters of support from faculty advisors are required for each team member).

For additional information on this topic, or to submit your application, email us at HONORS@NJIT.EDU

*NOTE: For priority consideration for applications for projects in the spring term (available online or through the office) please submit these by Friday, November 16.


Application Deadlines*:

Projects occuring in the Fall Semester, applications need to be submitted by the first week of September.

Projects occuring in the Spring Semester, applications need to be submitted by the first week of February.

Projects occuring in the Summer, applications need to be submitted by the first week of April.

*Precise dates will be posted in the weekly ADHC newsletter.


2018-2019 Recipients

Dominque, Brandon Conference (attending) - University of Michigan's Graduate Studies Workshop
Immanuel, Karen Conference (presenting) - 2018 BMES Annual Meeting - Project: Assistive Device for Autistic People 2 (ADAP2)


2017-2018 Recipients

Arevalo, Faustin

Service Learning - Global Brigades - July 2018 - Honduras

Faustin Arevalo - Global Brigades - Honduras 2018

Arrutia Sota, Pablo

Study Abroad - Summer Internship at CERN (June 4 - August 24, 2018)

Beam Dynamics Studies of a Fast Dump System in the CERN Proton Synchrotron

Pablo Arrutia Sota - Summer Internship at CERN 2018

Ghattas, Yasmine

Service Learning - HealthEd Mission Trip (Coptic Orphans) - Namibia

Yasmine Ghattas - Service Learning - HealthEd Mission Trip - Namibia

Grajales, Jonpierre Conference (Presenting) - National Assocation of College and University Residence Halls (NACURH) Conference 
Jacob, Sheryl  

Service Learning - Global Brigades Leadership Institute - July 2018 - Honduras

Sheryl Jacob - Global Brigades - Honduras 2018

From left to right: Ayeh Khalil, Faustin Arevalo, and Sheryl Jacob.
Kim, Soojin Research Project - Native Extracellular Matrix (ECM) Hydroged for Vascularized Pancreatic Tissue
Kirkpatrick, Sarah

Research Project - 3D Imaging in pediatric oncology 

Kidney model viewed on Hololens

Photo: Kidney model viewed on Hololens
Lam, Lyna

Service Learning - Global Brigades - 2018

Lyna Lam

Mujib, Waleed Research Project - Characterization of Nanochannels in the Scanning Electron Microscope
Nissen , Kiera  

Research Project - Governor Stem Scholars Program - create a robot that will go inside a pipe and develop a 3D scan of that pipe

Kiera Nissen along with team presenting robot to detect leaks in pipes where lead is leaking into the water.

Photo: (left to right): Kiera Nissen, Julia Ellis, Isra Thange, and then Adithya Mehrota.
Trawitzki, Kaila

Study Abroad - Amsterdam - Youth Entrepreneur Summit 2018 - showcase my medical device startup

Kaila Trawitzki