NJIT Newsroom tagged with "fellowship" Updates about what's happening on and around the NJIT campus. http://www.njit.edu/news en-us 2014 New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/uicomponents/images/sub_logo.gif New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu 60 Rising Entrepreneurs to Compete at the 2013 Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge Hosted by Capital One Bank and NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-390.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-390.phpTue, 26 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Fourteen teams of rising young entrepreneurs will compete in the Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge on Dec. 2 for the chance to win seed funding from Capital One Bank and a spot in an intensive accelerator program at the NJIT School of Management to advance their novel business concepts.

Tagged: school of management, enterprise development center, som, edc, uri, michael ehrlich, newark innovation acceleration challenge, entrepreneurs, fellowships


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NJIT NEXT Raises $100 Million http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-422.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-422.phpWed, 19 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT NEXT, NJIT's comprehensive campaign, has secured more than $100 million towards its $150 million goal, announced national campaign co-chairs Chief Operating Officer of Clarion Partners C. Stephen Cordes; Hatch Mott MacDonald President and CEO Nicholas M. DeNichilo; Chairman/CEO Anchor Industries International and Chairman Emeritus/Founder Tampa Bay Rays Vincent Naimoli.  All three chairs are NJIT alumni.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, department of mathematical sciences, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, school of management, coad, department of humanities, department of biomedical engineering, ccs, department of physics, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, som, department of engineering technology, federated department of history, department of information systems, stem, information systems, celebration, school of art design, department of biological sciences, vincent naimoli, warren street village, scholarships, central king building, university heights, hatch mott macdonald, njit next campaign, clarion partners, neil sedaka, stephen cordes, anchor industries international, fellowships


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Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge Finalists Present Projects; Four Winners Named http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-507.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-507.phpFri, 03 Dec 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Six finalists in the Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge presented their projects this week at NJIT's Enterprise Development Center (EDC). In the end, Anson Wilson (Mave), Harsh Mehta (T-Shirt Tech), Mario Rannamae (Elect Charge); and Daniel Cerone (WordHerd) were awarded Capital One Summer Innovation Acceleration Fellowships of $2000 each to help support them during the summer so that they can spend time working in the New Jersey Innovation Acceleration Center Entrepreneurial Learning Lab at the EDC. 

Tagged: donald sebastian, robert altenkirch, judith sheft, jerry creighton, newark innovation acceleration challenge, robert english, john ason


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Doctoral Student Awarded Fellowship from National Institutes of Health http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-325.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-325.phpFri, 24 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Ian Lafond, a second-year PhD student in NJIT's Department of Biomedical Engineering, has received a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Individual Predoctoral Fellowship from the National Institutes of Health. This $142,000 award will support Ian's dissertation research in the lab of Associate Professor Sergei Adamovich over the next four years.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of biomedical engineering, robotics, sergei adamovich


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NJIT Doctoral Student Awarded Schlumberger Foundation Fellowship http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-164.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-164.phpTue, 21 Apr 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Susana Addo Ntim, a PhD student in the department of chemistry and environmental science at NJIT, has been awarded a Faculty for the Future fellowship from the Schlumberger Foundation. The Faculty for the Future awards are open to women academics in science and engineering from developing and emerging countries and provide funding for advanced graduate study. The long-term goal of the program is to generate conditions that result in more young women pursuing scientific disciplines.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, chemistry and environmental science


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NJIT Boswell Historian Receives National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-037.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-037.phpThu, 05 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Richard B. Sher, PhD, a professor of history at NJIT and a former Guggenheim Fellow, has received a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship to edit a volume of the correspondence of James Boswell, the eighteenth-century Scottish writer. Boswell was best known for his biography of Samuel Johnson. Sher's research focuses on the thought and culture of 18th century Scotland.

Tagged: department of humanities, award, humanities, history, national endowment for the humanities, rutgers university, distinguished professor


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NJIT Awards First Thomas Fellowships to Gifted Computer Scientist and Promising Young Electrical Engineer http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-240.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-240.phpMon, 16 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has awarded the first Thomas Fellowships to a gifted computer scientist from South Jersey and a promising young Chinese electrical engineer with three patents already under his belt.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, national science foundation, graduate studies, daniel boston, gary thomas, smart campus


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Daljit Ahluwalia, Acclaimed Math Chair at NJIT, To Be Honored For Growing and Expanding Math Studies http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-213.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-213.phpFri, 16 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Daljit Ahluwalia, the visionary, vibrant and longtime chair of NJIT's Department of Mathematical Sciences, will be honored at 6:30 p.m. on May 19, 2008 for his pivotal role in dramatically raising the department's status on campus and in the nation. The honor will be awarded on the occasion of Ahluwahlia's 75th birthday before more than 200 leading academics from around the world. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, robert altenkirch, mathematical sciences, fadi deek, daljit ahluwalia, michael siegel


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South Jersey’s Daniel Boston Transfers to NJIT and By Graduation Will Receive Top Honors and Highest Paying Scholarship in Computer Science http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-208.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-208.phpThu, 15 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 When Daniel Boston, of Pittsgrove Township, a budding computer scientist and top academic award winner, walks at NJIT's upcoming May 17, 2008 commencement in the Prudential Center, he may ponder more than his near-perfect grade point averages or a $62,000 scholarship for ongoing doctoral studies at NJIT.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, class of 2008, cristian borcea, daniel boston, gary thomas, smart campus


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KUDOS - January 2006 http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-001.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-001.phpTue, 03 Jan 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Cohen Receives AT&T Faculty Fellowship AwardMaurie Cohen, PhD, an assistant professor in the department of chemistry and environmental science, received an Industrial Ecology Faculty Fellowship award from the AT&T Foundation.  NJIT's Communications Group Receives Awards for Exemplary WorkThe online Newsroom sponsored by NJIT, which is available for both public and internal viewing, has won an Apex Award from Communications Inc. of Virginia, and a gold award from MarCom Creative Awards, of Texas. The university's 2003-2004 annual report received a commendation for non-traditional design from the International ARC Awards. 

Tagged: department of chemistry and environmental science, maurie cohen, kudos, jean llewellyn, university communications


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NJIT Announces Provost Fellowship http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-074.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-074.phpTue, 01 Mar 2005 00:00:00 -0500 A Provost Fellowship that will offer partial scholarships to students admitted for full-time study in master's degree programs is now available at NJIT. To be considered for the fellowship, master's students must have earned bachelor's degrees with cumulative GPAs of at least 3.0 and also submit results of the GRE or GMAT standardized graduate admissions tests. For more information, contact Stephen Eck, director of graduate admission at NJIT, at eck@njit.edu or 973-596-3300.

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History Professor at NJIT Captures Smithsonian Fellowship http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-170.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-170.phpWed, 06 Oct 2004 00:00:00 -0400 Looking closer at the impact of NASA's growth on the environmental history and policy of the United States has captured a Verville Fellowship for Neil Maher, assistant professor of history at NJIT.

Tagged: nasa, neil maher


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KUDOS--Siegel Receives Rose Fellowship http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-092.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-092.phpWed, 30 Jun 2004 00:00:00 -0400 Tara J. Siegel, who received a master's degree in architecture from the New Jersey School of Architecture in May 2004, was recently awarded the Frederick P. Rose Architectural Fellowship by The Enterprise Foundation. For the next three years, she will work with the Pratt Institute Center for Community and Environmental Development on projects based in Brooklyn and Manhattan.

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Christian Hoover Wins Two Academic Awards and an NJIT Presidential Fellowship http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-057.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-057.phpMon, 17 May 2004 00:00:00 -0400 Christian Hoover, a senior at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), recently won two of the university's top awards: the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Outstanding Senior Award and the Newark College of Engineering Overall Outstanding Senior Award.

Tagged: christian hoover, excellence


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