Welcome, Parent/Guardian of a Prospective Scholar 


Thank you for your interest in the Rutgers Future Scholars Program. Planning for our children's future at times could be an exciting and challenging endeavor.

The Rutgers Future Scholars program stands committed to expanding the pipeline of talented students coming to Rutgers from all communities. To learn if your child is eligible for the program and how to obtain an application please visit our FAQ's page or upload a brochure.  Applications are disbursed through our partner district guidance departments and central administration.


If you have any questions, feel free to read the FAQ’s section.

To learn about other programs to help your child prepare for college click here.







Dear RFS Family,



Thank you for your continued support of the Rutgers Future Scholars program. Together we will work towards preparing our children for their futures.  You should take great pride in knowing that the Scholars are an amazing group of young people who are determined, dedicated and excited about what they are learning about themselves and their future opportunities.

Within the website we hope to provide you with relevant information and resources that will best support our collective efforts. Parents are a priority.  Please call or visit your respective campus coordinators:

For Rutgers Future Scholars in New Brunswick-Piscataway Inquiries:
Dr. Eve Sachs or Ms. Kim Williams
Phone:  732/445-2441

For Rutgers Future Scholars in Camden Inquiries:
Julia Meluso-Endrizzi or Mr. Brian Phillips




For Rutgers Future Scholars in Newark Inquiries:
Mr. Corey James or Ms. Kimberly Brown



Welcome Robert L. Barchi

20th President of
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey




"Rutgers, a great university with an outstanding faculty, is well
positioned  to seize the opportunities before us. It’s the right time.
It’s the right place. It’s time for Rutgers to assume the position of leadership.”


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