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Previous graduate fellowship recipients Melinda Martinez and Emily Ury take greenhouse gas emission measurements in a forested wetland.

Dec 11, 2018

NC Sea Grant – NC Space Grant 2019 Fellows Selected

The 2019 North Carolina Sea Grant – NC Space Grant Graduate Research Fellows will identify early warning signs of “ghost forests” forming, using drones and remote sensing technology. Melinda Martinez…

2016 and 2018 ballooning logos

Dec 7, 2018

NC Space Grant Logo Art Competition Offers $500 Prize

NC Space Grant is pleased to offer a student art competition. We are seeking a community college student to provide a logo design for the 2019 Community College High-Altitude Ballooning…

Dec 6, 2018

NC Space Grant Inaugural SPACE Symposium Scheduled for Apr. 4-5, 2019

Nov 15, 2018

Team Experience Awards Winners for 2018-19 Released

North Carolina Space Grant is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Team Experience Awards, which help undergraduate teams participate in competitions either sponsored or sanctioned by NASA or…

Nov 15, 2018

Announcing 2018-19 Community College STEM Scholarship Winners

North Carolina Space Grant is pleased to name the winners of the 2018-19 Community College STEM Scholarships. The Community College STEM Student Scholarship is a competitive scholarship opportunity for community…

Nov 13, 2018

STEM Pre-Service Teacher Education Scholarship Winners for 2018-19 Released

North Carolina Space Grant is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s STEM Pre-Service Teacher Education Scholarships.  For the STEM Pre-Service Teacher Education Scholarship, undergraduates studying to become teachers…

Stephanie Smith with fellow interns

Nov 5, 2018

NC Space Grant Scholarship Recipient Blasts Off Into Rocket Science Career

Where Are They Now? If you had caught up with Stephanie Smith (third from right in above photo), a 2015 North Carolina Space Grant supported scholar, in the lab in…

Oct 1, 2018

Announcing a new collaboration – LIFT OFF: APOLLO + BEYOND

Media members are invited to join us for a Media Mix + Mingle for Liftoff: Apollo + Beyond Marbles Kids Museum201 East Hargett St., Raleigh Saturday, October 13, 11:30 a.m.      …

Anna Windle and Sarah Poulin with their drones

Sep 25, 2018

Drones Deliver Data on Oyster Reef Health

Using aerial imagery from unoccupied aircraft systems, researchers can efficiently assess the condition of oyster reefs.

Sep 20, 2018

Engineering Campers Enjoy Space Activities and Live Q&A With Astronaut 

NC Space Grant visited a summer camp in Havelock, NC to give 50 elementary school students a chance to participates in a live Q&A with an astronaut.