Success Stories

Dr. Michel Manuel

Dr Michel Manuel from the University of Florida (UF) received seed funding from the Florida Space Grant Consortium and Space Florida in 2012 for her research titled “Crack closure and intrinsic toughening mechanism for shape memory alloy embedded composites”. … [Read more]

Nicholas Rongione

As a participant in the FSGC Hybrid Motor Rocket Competition my freshman year in 2011-2012, I gained invaluable insight into project management and rocketry. Most importantly, the experience inspired me to delve deeper into aerospace engineering, and … [Read more]

Vincent Scotti Jr.

My name is Vincent Scotti Jr. and I have been asked to tell you about my story and the journey, which was encouraged and made possible by the Florida Space Grant Consortium, which has taken me to this place and time. Video of Vincent Scotti Jr. It … [Read more]

Nathan Silvernail


Nathan Silvernail currently holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Aerospace Engineering and a Master’s of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU).  He has been the lead engineer on eleven reduced gravity flights … [Read more]

Switch to mobile version