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2015 Solicitation for MESA Community College Lab Experience Program

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

The California Space Grant Consortium is pleased to announce the 2015 solicitation for the “MESA Community College Laboratory Research Experience”.

Objectives:

  • Encourage and prepare students in associate degree programs for advanced Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) degrees and careers and
  • Increase participation of underrepresented minorities and females in STEM

Target Audience of Solicitation:

  • California MESA Community College Programs seeking to collaborate with universities
  • California MESA Engineering Programs seeking to collaborate with MESA Community College Programs
  • All California universities seeking to collaborate with MESA Community College Programs

Proposals are due on Friday, May 1st. Click here for solicitation.

NASA Education Opportunities

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

Click here to view NASA Education opportunities.

New NASA Scholarships–Apply by 3/31/15

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

NASA has announced three new scholarship and research opportunities for FY 2015:

  • Minority University Research Education Project (MUREP)
  • Aeronautics Scholarship Program–Undergraduate
  • Aeronautics Scholarship Program–Graduate

These are competitive year-long opportunities focused on students in eligible NASA STEM disciplines.

Students Must:

  • Be U.S. Citizens
  • Have a 3.0 GPA or above
  • Be pursuing a STEM discipline (please see below for MUREP and Aeronautics disciplines)

Funding:

  • Up to $9,000 per student will be paid toward tuition
  • Stipend of $6,000 for summer internship
  • Up to four years funding per student

Due Date for Applications:

  • March 31, 2015

Please click here for the official NASA link and how to apply.

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NASA’s National Community College Aerospace Scholars Program Now Accepting Applications (Through December 15, 2014)

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

Are you a community college student interested in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) career?

Start your journey now by working on projects and sharing ideas with NASA engineers, scientists, and your peers from across the nation! (more…)

Summer Opportunities for Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Monday, December 1st, 2014

Summer Undergraduate Research Experience at USC

NASA Langley Aerospace Research Student Scholars (LARSS)…

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL)…

NASA Kennedy Space Center Pre-Service Teacher Institute (PSTI)…

Caltech’s Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF)…

2013 Helicopter/UAV Program (CTSGC)

Rock On! 2013 Rocket Workshop (CSGC)

SNC Dream Chaser Intern Position (Sierra Nevada Space Systems)

2013 International Space Apps Challenge (NASA)

2013 NASA Academy


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2014-2015 Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program

Thursday, November 6th, 2014

The California Space Grant Consortium is pleased to announce its 2014-2015 Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP).

  • Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded to California students.
  • Application Submission Period: November 6, 2014 – January 2, 2015.
  • Eligibility: Juniors and Seniors attending CaSGC Affiliate Universities and Colleges. Click here to view the affiliate list.

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Boeing Info Session @ UC San Diego: April 29, 2014

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

The UCSD Jacobs School of Engineering Corporate Affiliates Program and the California Space Grant Consortium invite students to attend an info session:

“Careers in Next Century Structures Design Engineering”

Speaker: Susan Paish, Chief Engineer of Structures Design, Boeing Commercial Airplanes

When: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 5-7 PM

Where: Qualcomm Conference Center, Jacobs Hall (more…)

NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts Symposium

Monday, January 13th, 2014

The NASA Space Technology Mission Directorate would like to invite you to the 2014 NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts Symposium at Stanford University February 4-6. (more…)

2013-2014 Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

The California Space Grant Consortium is pleased to announce its 2013-2014 Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP).

  • Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded to California students.
  • Application Submission Period: November 15, 2013 – January 24, 2014. (more…)

Request for Proposals: MESA Community College Program Lab Research Experience

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

The California Space Grant Consortium is pleased to announce a new solicitation:

The MESA Community College Laboratory Research Experience

With the objectives of:

  • Encouraging and preparing students in associate degree programs for STEM degrees and careers
  • Increasing participation of underrepresented minorities and females in STEM.

Notices of Intent (Optional and Non-Binding) Due: November 22, 2013
Proposals Due: January 17, 2014
Performance Period: March 1, 2014 through May 31, 2014

Award Amount: $10,000
Number of Awards: Up to two
Click here for the solicitation.

If you have questions please contact Tehseen Lazzouni.