The Breakthrough, Innovative and Game-changing (BIG) Idea Challenge is an initiative supporting NASA’s Game Changing Development Program (GCD) efforts to rapidly mature innovative/high impact capabilities and technologies for infusion in a broad array of future NASA missions. Continue reading
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Office of Education (OE) in partnership with the NASA Headquarters (HQ) Office of the General Counsel (OGC) is accepting proposals for the National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program (Space Grant) Training Grant NASA Space Law Program. This is a funding supplement opportunity to the existing FY 2015-2018 Base Award entitled Space Grant Opportunities in NASA Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). The Space Grant Program is dedicated to building, sustaining, and deploying a skilled, high-performing and diverse workforce that meets the current and emerging needs of NASA and the nation. Legal experts trained in space law enhance the effective work of STEM experts by ensuring a secure and stable legal environment in which their work can thrive. For more information, please visit the NASA Space Grant website, (https://www.nasa.gov/offices/
The X-Hab Academic Innovation Challenge encourages university-level students to develop innovative design solutions for deep-space human exploration systems. Continue reading
Participating in the Student Launch challenge, student teams demonstrated advanced aerospace and engineering skills as they launched their rockets to an altitude of 1 mile, deployed an automated parachute system and landed the rocket safely for reuse. Continue reading
The NASA Stennis Community College and Education Faculty Fellowship Program provides opportunities for STEM faculty to do research for 10 weeks during the summer at NASA’s Stennis Space Center near the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Continue reading
The California Space Grant Consortium is pleased to announce its 2018 Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP).
Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP) Mission 13 to the International
Space Station – Inquiries accepted now! Continue reading
NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC) will offer two paid team-oriented and aeronautics-related, on-site Internship opportunities to qualified STEM students of US citizenship, during 2018 summer. Among other key attributes, diversity in the applicant pool is desirable. We would much appreciate your help in sharing this time-sensitive announcement among your university and college affiliate members to reach a large pool of students, given the looming March 16/’18 application deadline. Both projects are currently posted in NASA’s “One Stop Shopping Initiative (OSSI)” application system è https://intern.nasa.gov
NASA EXPRESS (https://blogs.nasa.gov/educationexpress) delivers weekly updates for faculty, educators, students, and others interested in STEM. The newsletter includes information from NASA and STEM associates about competitions, workshops, internships, fellowships, grants, online professional development, and other opportunities.
NASA EXPRESS has over 32,000 subscribers. We wish to continue growing its distribution among Space Grant affiliates and affiliate networks to enhance communication between NASA, the Space Grant community, and its networks. We are launching an EXPRESS Membership Campaign with the Space Grant community on February 26 and concluding on March 16. We are certain the opportunities listed in EXPRESS would be of interest to you.
Please sign up at nasa.gov/education/express
The WIA Foundation is pleased to provide scholarships to women interested in a career in the aerospace field to pursue higher education degrees in engineering, math or science. One or more awards will be given each year to a rising senior in college, to be applied during the upcoming academic year. Continue reading