Archive for January, 2018

RockOn! 2018’ University Rocket Science Workshop

RockOn! 2018’ University Rocket Science Workshop
Audience: Higher Education Faculty and Students
Early Bird Registration Deadline: March 22, 2018
Registration Deadline: May 2, 2018
Contact: koehler@colorado.edu
 
NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia is hosting the “RockOn! 2018” workshop June 16-21, 2018, in partnership with the Colorado and Virginia Space Grant Consortia. University and community college faculty and students are invited to the weeklong workshop to learn how to build and launch a scientific experiment into space. Participants at the hands-on workshop will build an experiment that will be launched to an altitude of more than 70 miles. Workshop participants must be U.S. citizens.

Pre-proposal teleconference — NASA Fellowship Activity 2018, Wednesday Jan 24, 2018 at 4pm

Pre-proposal teleconference — NASA Fellowship Activity 2018, Wednesday Jan 24, 2018 at 4pm

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.  Proposals are due March 20, 2018.

For full program details, visit https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary!init.do?solId={1CA633C8-7767-8658-6260-F318694A347B}&path=open.

First informational webinar about this fellowship will be presented on Wednesday, Jan. 24 2018 at 4:00 p.m. ET.  The telecom number is 1-844-467-6272, and the passcode is 993012. 

2018 NASA Fellowship Activity Pre-proposal Teleconferece
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
4:00 pm  |  Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00)  |  2 hrs

JOIN WEBEX MEETING
https://nasa.webex.com/nasa/j.php?MTID=m508fbf660af474879de28e7c5cbd5fe4
Meeting number: 991 278 194
Meeting password: @2018FELLOWS​

Questions concerning these program elements may be directed to Elizabeth Cartier at elizabeth.a.cartier@nasa.gov.

NASA Fellowship Activity 2018 – Call for Graduate Research Proposals

Call for Proposals — NASA Fellowship Activity 2018

 

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 support the vitality and diversity of the STEM workforce of NASA and the United States by training and funding graduate students during their STEM academic endeavors and providing access to NASA, its content, unique facilities, and STEM experts. The program details and requirements are outlined in the solicitation document.

To be eligible to submit a proposal, candidates must be U.S. citizens or naturalized citizens who hold a bachelor’s degree in a STEM field earned before Aug. 31, 2018. Candidates must be enrolled in a master’s or doctoral degree program no later than Sept. 1, 2018, and intend to pursue a research-based Masters or Ph.D. program in a NASA-relevant field.

Proposals are due March 20, 2018.

For full program details, visit: https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary!init.do?solId={1CA633C8-7767-8658-6260-F318694A347B}&path=open. An informational webinar about this fellowship will be presented on Jan. 24 2018 at 4:00 p.m. ET, Jan. 30, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. ET or Feb. 5, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. ET. The telecom number is 1-844-467-6272, and the passcode is 993012. The information to join the meeting via the web will be posted on the solicitation webpage once the information is available.

Questions concerning these program elements may be directed to Elizabeth Cartier at elizabeth.a.cartier@nasa.gov.

 

Accepting Applications for the Space Life Sciences Training Program (SLSTP) at NASA Ames Research Center

Accepting Applications for the Space Life Sciences Training Program (SLSTP) at NASA Ames Research Center

Apply at https://SLSTPapp.com

Applications due Jan 29.

SLSTP provides undergraduate students entering their junior or senior years with professional experience in space life science disciplines. This challenging ten-week summer program is held at NASA’s Ames Research Center in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley. The primary goal of the program is to train the next generation of scientists and engineers, enabling NASA to meet future research and development challenges in the space life sciences. 

2018 NASA Glenn Faculty Fellowship Program

2018 NASA Glenn Faculty Fellowship Program

Audience: Higher Education Educators
Application Deadline: Jan. 30, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. EST
Fellowship Dates: June 4 – Aug. 10, 2018
Contact: Mark.D.Kankam@nasa.gov
 
The NASA Glenn Faculty Fellowship Program provides opportunities for STEM faculty to do research for 10 weeks during the summer at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Ohio. Applicants must work full time at an accredited university or college in the United States. The program provides stipends and covers limited travel expenses. Qualified male and female faculty from majority- and minority-serving universities and colleges, including underserved groups and persons with disabilities, are encouraged to apply.

 

https://www.nasa.gov/feature/nasa-glenn-higher-education-students-faculty-postdoc-fellows

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