The next Helicopter/UAS (Unmanned Arial Systems) Workshop supported by the CT Space Grant Consortium will be held on June 16-21, 2013 at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU).

Students who currently attend a university or college within the CT Space Grant Consortium should follow the application instructions below.


** If you are a non-CT student, please follow this link for separate application instructions. Accepting applications until all spots are filled for out of state applicants. (Updated 4/1/13)


Helicopter/UAS Workshop

Apply by MONDAY APRIL 1st, 2013 (rolling admission)

Submit the two (2) completed application forms (located below) to

In State Application Cover Sheet

In State Participant Form


Students will receive education on aerodynamics, rotorcraft principles, wind tunnel testing, control theory, Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) RC aircraft, etc. They will also tour KAMAN Aerospace and Sikorsky Aircraft as well as take a helicopter flight and receive a CX 2 Coaxial RC helicopter or equivalent.

2013 Heli/UAS Workshop Flyer


After you are accepted to the program, please fill out the following forms in addition to sending us the information required on your acceptance letter:

Participant Medical Release Form

Assumption of Risk and Release Form