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The CLAC Student Excellence Fund supports a variety opportunities that advance our student’s ability to prepare, advance and succeed in their academic and career objectives, including:

  • Leadership development—support for conferences, workshops, retreats and other activities that bolster Latinx student leadership at Rutgers
  • Travel and study abroad
  • Mentoring and career networking
  • Graduate support

For more information, please contact CLAC Director Carlos Fernandez at cafernan@rutgers.edu.

  • Latino Arts and Culture Undergraduate Grant—travel, equipment and supplies support of up to $1,000 is offered to undergraduate students who are pursuing capstone projects (thesis, research but also creative activities) that relate to a student’s major and are mentored by a Rutgers faculty;
  • Community Outreach Programs—funding to support programs that serve New Brunswick underserved families and children through various partnerships with community based organizations such as the New Brunswick Public Library, Lazos America Unida, PRAB and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.