The application period for the 2017 workshop has ended. The next Rising Stars Workshop will be in 2019. Additional information will be available at a later date.
Application materials must include an application form, a nomination letter from a faculty member, CV, and a one page research statement from the candidate.
Letters of recommendation from a faculty member may be submitted here.
Eligibility and Selection Criteria
An eligible female applicant must be within approximately one year of graduating with their PhD or have obtained her PhD no earlier than 2012. Women who are currently graduate students or postdocs in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at MIT are not eligible.
Accommodations and Travel
MIT will cover meals and shared accommodations for two nights, and reimburse up to $600 in travel expenses (air, rail).
Please contact Professor Colette Heald or Bori Stoyanova.
Photos from the 2015 CEE Rising Stars event
View the 2017 CEE Rising Stars program booklet here.