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Sarah Poulin and Anna Windle with their drones

Mar 31, 2022

Deadline Extended to April 22 for NC Space Grant – NC Sea Grant Fellowship Applications

Graduate students can now submit proposals by April 22. 

Anna Windle and Sarah Poulin with their drones

Jan 14, 2022

Applications for NC Sea/Space Grant Joint Graduate Fellowship Now Open

NC Space Grant and NC Sea Grant are now accepting applications for 2022-23 graduate research fellowships. 

Jan 14, 2022

2022-23 Scholarship & Fellowship Opportunities Open Now

NC Space Grant is now accepting applications for the 2022-23 undergraduate research scholarships and graduate research fellowships. 

UNC Pembroke Rocket Team Members

Dec 2, 2021

NC Space Grant Announces 2021-22 Team Experience Award Winners

Above: The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s Rocket Team will compete in the NASA First Nations Launch Competition. NC Space Grant is excited to announce the winners of this… 

Nov 24, 2021

2021-22 MSI STEM Bridge and New Pathways Program Scholars Selected

The scholarships were created for students at Minority-Serving Institutions, whose graduates have been traditionally underrepresented in STEM. 

Nov 23, 2021

2021-22 Pre-Service Teachers Education Scholars Announced

These teachers-in-training will gain unique access to NASA education specialists and materials, to help them bring NASA into their future classrooms. 

Sep 24, 2021

I’m Picking Up Bad Vibrations: Designing Tools for Safer Jet Engines

In this guest post, Graduate Research Fellow Richard Hollenbach III, a Ph.D. candidate in mechanical engineering at Duke University, shares his research on vibrations in airplane engines. 

Sep 20, 2021

2021 NC Space Education Ambassadors Selected

NC Space Grant presents 13 new NC Space Education Ambassadors for 2021. NCSEA builds a statewide network of educators delivering NASA content. 

Sep 17, 2021

Seeing the Earth for the Forests

Guest post: Ian McGregor is studying geospatial analytics at North Carolina State University. He was selected as an NC Space Grant 2020-21 Graduate Research Fellow. Soon after, he accepted an… 

Three 2020-21 MSI STEM Bridge Scholars

Sep 1, 2021

MSI & Future-Teacher Opportunities Open, One Brand New

NC Space Grant has opened scholarship applications for for education majors and STEM students at Minority-Serving Institutions (MSI).