BOLD (BioCONECT Oncology Leadership Development) Initiative







High school aged students are invited to apply for the BOLD Camp (BioCONECT Oncology Leadership Development) - a unique summer learning opportunity for students who have an interest in learning about cellular biology and genetics of cancer, as well as the diverse careers connected to the field. 

During this week-long interactive experience, students will increase their understanding of cancer-related causes, diagnostic tools, treatment options and current research through the context of breast cancer. More importantly, they will identify risk reduction strategies and learn first-hand about diverse careers related to the field as they live the experience among the professionals at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey!

Open to high school students entering the 9th, 10th, 11th or 12th grade in Fall 2015.

July 27 - July 31, 2015 (Monday - Friday)

9:00am - 3:30pm each day, continental breakfast and lunch provided

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ

Applications for the summer 2015 program were due by March 31, 2015

Accepted applicants will be notified by April 24, 2015. Upon acceptance, applicants must submit a registration fee of $125 (scholarships will be provided to those needing financial assistance) and enrollment forms by May 15, 2015 (provided after acceptance).

For More Information:
Email or call 732-235-4160.

The BOLD initiative is offered by the LIFE Center (Ladies Professional Golf Association In the FIGHT to Eradicate breast cancer) at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the Center for School and Community-Based Research and Education, Rutgers School of Public Health. Funding provided by the Val Skinner Foundation.

BOLD Actions

BOLD Actions Reunion Camp July 22 & 23, 2015

All students who attended the BOLD Initiative Camp are welcome to attend the reunion camp. For more details contact