Archive for September, 2013

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

Please see the solicitation for details:
https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary.do?method=init&solId={BD3F49F4-611F-D9EC-1B84-16F4D7551609}&path=open

For more information on the NASA Space Technology Mission Directorate, please visit:
http://www.nasa.gov/directorates/spacetech/home/index.html

CaSGC Staff Meet with NASA AA for Space Technology

Monday, September 16th, 2013

On Wednesday, September 11th the California Space Grant Consortium Director, Dr. John Kosmatka, and Assistant Director, Tehseen Lazzouni, met with the NASA Space Technology Associate Administrator, Dr. Michael Gazarik, and his Chief of Staff, Michael Green. They discussed NASA Space Technology priorities and areas where the California Space Grant can work with the Space Technology Mission Directorate.

Green, Gazarik & Kosmatka--NASA STMD Visit

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STEAM2 Academy

Friday, September 13th, 2013

California Space Grant Consortium colleague Kimberly Mann Bruch launched the STEAM2 Academy this summer utilizing curriculum, hands-on activities, and equipment developed in conjunction with the California Space Grant Consortium.

The program featured a series of week-long summer camps for Grades K-3 with topics including aerospace engineering (rockets), astronomy, chemistry, geology, botany, and entomology.

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NASA Competitions

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

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