Stephanie Smith, a 2015 NC Space Grant scholar, now works at United Launch Alliance (ULA), the NASA commercial partner that provided the Atlas V rocket, which launched the Perseverance rover on its mission to Mars on July 30, 2020.

Catching Up with Stephanie Smith, ULA Engineer, on Mars 2020 Project

September 7, 2020 | Lee Cannon

A 2015 NC Space Grant scholar talks about her job at ULA, how she contributed to the Mars 2020 mission, and the recent launch of the Perseverance rover....

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Team Experience and Competition Awards Now Open

August 31, 2020 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant awards funding to undergraduate/graduate STEM teams to help them participate in national competitions from NASA or other STEM organizations....

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Scholarship for STEM Students at MSIs Offered a Second Year

August 24, 2020 | Lee Cannon

To encourage talented students from traditionally underserved and underrepresented populations (e.g., women, minorities and persons with disabilities) to pursue STEM related careers, NC Space Grant is excited to offer the STEM Bridge Scholarship for Minority-Serving...

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2020-21 Opportunity for Future STEM Teachers

August 20, 2020 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant is pleased to offer this opportunity for pre-service teachers for the 2020-21 academic year. ...

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NC Space Grant Announces 2020 Faculty Research Grant Awardees

July 16, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

NC Space Grant is pleased to announce the four recipients of the 2020 Faculty Research Grants. These faculty members will be examining topics in mechanical, materials, biomedical and aerospace engineering, and are aiming to make...

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Announcing New Space Ambassador Program for Teachers

June 30, 2020 | Lee Cannon

“We're excited to build a network of K-12 teacher ambassadors who are poised to bring a NASA education to students across the state.”...

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(left to right) Olivia Sessoms, Shayla Chavis and Benjamin Kaiser are three of the 31 graduate and undergraduate students NC Space Grant is supporting for the 2020-21 academic year.

Congrats to the 2020-21 Undergrad Scholars and Graduate Fellows

June 25, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

North Carolina Space Grant is excited to announce the 2020-21 Undergraduate Research Scholars and Graduate Research Fellows, from schools across the state....

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Introducing the 2020 NC Sea Grant – NC Space Grant Fellow

June 19, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

North Carolina Sea Grant and NC Space Grant announce selection of a new graduate student researcher, Shannon Ricci, for their 2020-21 joint fellowship....

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2020 Class of Summer Interns Begins in New Format

May 28, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

Above, left to right, new 2020 summer interns Chloe Schneider, Auston Gray and Bryce Abbott begin their internships soon, along with 11 others at multiple NASA centers and programs and the HyperSizer Corporation. North Carolina...

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Space Grant Independent Evaluation Solicitation

May 8, 2020 | Lee Cannon

The NASA Office of STEM Engagement has recently released the Space Grant Independent Evaluation Solicitation.  The full Request for Proposals can be found HERE.  A summary of this opportunity can be found below.  General Overview...

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