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NASA Education Opportunities

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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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…)

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…)

NASA Kennedy Space Center Opportunity

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

The California Space Grant is pleased to provide an opportunity for two California students studying Aero/Astro to intern for 10 days at Kennedy Space Center next January. During this time they will shadow NASA engineers to learn about their research, the new post-space shuttle environment, and the systems engineering approach at NASA. All expenses will be covered by the California Space Grant. (more…)

NASA Space Technology Fellowships for 2014

Friday, September 20th, 2013

The NASA Space Technology Mission Directorate is seeking America’s Best and Brightest for Research Fellowships. Fellowships are aimed at graduate students pursuing advanced degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) disciplines. Awards of up to $68K per year will be provided.

Application Deadline: November 13, 2013

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For more information on the NASA Space Technology Mission Directorate, please visit:

NASA Competitions

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Please click here to view a selection of current NASA Competitions. (more…)

Summer Opportunities for Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

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


NASA’s National Community College Aerospace Scholars Program Now Accepting Applications (Through June 6, 2012)

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

NCAS is an interactive, online learning experience where students complete Web-based lessons during the summer and travel to NASA for a three-day experience in late fall where they work with NASA engineers and scientists developing a proposal for a fictitious Martian rover. (more…)

NASA Calls for Student-Designed Deep Space Habitat Proposals

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

HOUSTON — NASA is offering college and university students a chance to help design a deep space habitat. The Exploration Habitat (X-Hab) Academic Innovation Challenge is accepting applications for the 2013 challenge, inviting students to design, manufacture, assemble and test systems for use on NASA’s deep space habitat prototype. (more…)

NASA Seeks Space Technology Graduate Fellowship Applicants

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

The NASA Office of the Chief Technologist requests applicants for Space Technology Graduate Fellowships. Awards ranging from $30,000 for MS students to $36,000 for Ph.D. students will be granted. Funding will be directly to U.S. accredited institutions in the form of training grants. Institutions must apply via the NSPIRES system. Please see below for more information. (more…)