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
NASA Office of Education opened a call for graduate research proposals on January 17, 2018. The NASA Research Announcement (NRA) NNH18ZHA003N: NASA Fellowship Activity 2018 is seeking student authored and independently conceived graduate research proposals responding to a NASA Research Opportunity listed in the solicitation. The purpose of the NASA Fellowship Activity 2018 is to Continue reading
Call for Summer Interns
Are you considering applying to grad school and interested in oceanography as a career path? Contemplating a career in scientific research and development?
The Marine Physical Laboratory, at UC San Diego’s world renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography, is currently seeking inquisitive, motivated undergraduate students with exceptional aptitude for quantitative science to apply for the 2018 MPL Summer Internship Program.
Undergraduate college students majoring in Oceanography, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Geology are encouraged to apply. This ten-week internship will offer qualified students the opportunity to work with some of the most notable scientists in the world and learn about marine science and technology while earning a modest salary.