***Thank you for your continued support of Bergen Community College’s STEM C^2 Research Summit. Unfortunately, and due to circumstances beyond our control, we must postpone this year’s conference from Friday, April 14 to Friday, October 6. We have provided refunds to all registrants. We apologize for this inconvenience, but look forward to seeing you in the fall! We appreciate your understanding and support of our program.***


Bergen Community College’s Annual Research Summit

Friday, October 6, 2023 – 7:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Research Summit

The STEM C2 (Community College) Research Summit is a competitive conference that promotes the intellectual and investigative development of students, faculty and staff in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics fields and fosters strong collaboration among community colleges, high schools and four-year colleges and universities in the state of New Jersey and its surrounding areas.


Bergen Community College

400 Paramus Road

Paramus, New Jersey 07652

The Moses Family Meeting and Training Center (TEC 128)

Cash Prizes

Cash prizes will be awarded to the best collaborative projects! Students, faculty, and staff from 2-and 4-year colleges are eligible, as well as upper-level high school classes are invited to submit proposals.

1st prize | $500

2nd prize | $300

3rd prize | $200

Submit Proposals

Proposal Submissions for Posters

recommended poster size 36″ height by 48″ wide


Participating Institutions

  • Bergenfield High School
  • Brookdale Community College
  • Burlington County College
  • Camden Community College
  • The City College of New York
  • County College of Morris
  • Essex County College
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • Middlesex County College
  • Montclair State University
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • New York City College of Technology
  • New York University
  • Ramapo College
  • Raritan Valley Community College
  • Rockland Community College