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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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Milky Way photo by Brunier/NASA

The Greatest Show on the East Coast

April 14, 2020 | Lee Cannon

The Outer Albemarle Peninsula offers some of the darkest skies on the U.S. Atlantic seaboard, with sites for unsurpassed nightscape and stargazing....

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Bramblett and Jones speak via video call with NASA Glenn scientist, Nancy Hall.

STEM Bridge Scholarship Introduces Students to NASA

April 10, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

NC Space Grant issued its first STEM Bridge Scholarships for Minority-Serving Institution Students to provide support for talented underserved students....

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2020 NC Space Symposium Canceled

March 11, 2020 | Lee Cannon

A message from our director: Greetings NC Space Grant Community, In light of NC State University’s announcement today of new policies, NC Space Grant is canceling the 2020 NC Space Symposium that had been set for...

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Big SkillsUSA Wins for NC Community College Students

March 3, 2020 | Lee Cannon

After winning in the state level SkillsUSA championship, NC Space Grant-supported Edgecombe Community College earned national titles....

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2nd Annual Ultimate UAV Competition Takes Flight

February 10, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

On November 16, high school Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) teams attended the Second Annual Ultimate UAV Competition Blastoff at the Craven Community College-NC State campus in Havelock, North Carolina.  This NC Space Grant-funded event was...

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