Archive for August, 2011

California Space Grant Professor Leads Boy Scouts in NASA Summer of Innovation

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

California Space Grant Campus Director Dr. Jose J. Granda, a professor at Sacramento State, led Boy Scout groups at Camp Winton in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) related project. The project involved designing and programming robots and was supported by a mini-grant from the NASA Summer of Innovation, an initiative with the goal of enhancing the engagement of American students in STEM. (more…)

FAA Design Competition for Universities

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is sponsoring a national FAA Design Competition for Universities for the 2011-2012 academic year!


2011-2012 Solicitations Released

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

The California Space Grant has just released the FY2011 solicitations for its Workforce Development and STEM Pipeline Programs. (more…)

ESMD Space Grant Senior Design Project

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011

California colleges and universities have the opportunity to apply for NASA Exploration Systems Mission Directorate (ESMD) funds to support a senior design project for the 2011-2012 Academic Year.