Student Programs

The following is a summary of grant and scholarship awards that will be issued during our December 2017 award cycle.  For more information about these funding opportunities please visit our Student Programs Request for Proposals: Academic Year 2017-2018.  To complete an application please visit our Forms page.

 

NASA CTSGC December 2017 Call for Proposals

Award Audience Anticipated Number of Awards Award Amount Application Due Date* Awards Announced
Undergraduate Scholarship Student (undergraduate at a 4-year institution) 4 $5,000 December 1, 2017 December 22, 2017
Community College Scholarship Student (community college) 2 $1,500 December 1, 2017 December 22, 2017
Community College Transfer Scholarship Student (undergraduate at a 4-year institution who began at a community college) 3 $5,000 December 1, 2017 December 22, 2017
Graduate Research Fellowship Student (graduate) 3 up to $8,000 December 1, 2017 December 22, 2017
Undergraduate Research Fellowship Student (undergraduate) 7 up to $5,000 December 1, 2017 December 22, 2017
Student Project Student 6 up to $1,000 December 1, 2017 December 22, 2017
Student Travel Student 4 up to $1,000 December 1, 2017 December 22, 2017

Helicopter/UAS Training Workshop

Student Varies

Workshop Registration & Room/Board

December 1, 2017 December 22, 2017
Rock-On Student Varies up to $2,000 February 1, 2018 Late February
Industrial and Education Internship** Student (undergraduate) 11 $6,000 December 1, 2017 February 23, 2018
Technical Internship** Student (community college) 7 $6,000 December 1, 2017 February 23, 2018

* All submissions are due by 11:00am on application due date.  All work for grants awarded in December must be completed by April 8th, 2018.

** For more information about the Summer 2018 Industrial and Education and Technical Internship Programs visit here.

Grants

Graduate/Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Eligible full-time undergraduate/graduate student of a Consortium university/college may apply. Students are expected to work on research related to space/aerospace science or engineering under the guidance of a faculty member or a mentor from industry. (NASA restricts fellowships to U.S. Citizens.)

Student Project Grant
Eligible full-time student or group of students enrolled in a Consortium university/college may apply. The purpose of this grant is to allow students to purchase supplies needed for projects that are beyond the normal funds allocated by departments, colleges, and universities. (NASA restricts project funds to U.S. Citizens.)

Student Travel Grant
Eligible full-time student enrolled in a Consortium university/college may apply for a travel grant to visit NASA centers to use unique facilities or present their NASA-related work at professional meetings. (NASA restricts travel funds to U.S. Citizens for domestic travel only.)

Scholarships

Undergraduate Scholarship
Eligible full-time students from a Consortium 4-year unive

Community College Scholarship
Eligible full-time students from a Consortium community college may apply for a community college scholarship

Community College Transfer Scholarship
Eligible full-time students from a Consortium 4-year university/college who began at a community college may apply for a community college transfer scholarship.

Internships

Industrial, Education, and Technical Internships
NASA CTSGC offers two types of internship opportunities: Industrial and Education Internship and Technical Internship. Both internship programs are offered for full-time internships that should be for a minimum of 8 weeks during the summer. Industrial and Education Internships are available to undergraduate and graduate students from 4-year institutions and community colleges. Priority for Technical Internships are given to community college students. Undergraduate/graduate students enrolled at NASA CTSGC affiliated institutions are eligible to apply. In late Fall term internship opportunities are posted on the NASA CTSGC website. For more information about the Summer 2018 Industrial and Education and Technical Internship Programs visit here.

Applications and further information about NASA CTSGC Grants, Scholarships, and Internships may be obtained from your university/college NASA CTSGC Campus Director. NASA CTSGC actively encourages women, minorities, and those with disabilities to apply for its grants, scholarships, and internships.