Planting Seeds of Curiosity: NASA’s Plant the Moon Challenge

September 19, 2022 | Michelle Yu

North Carolina Space Grant is among partners working with the Virginia Space Grant Consortium for student projects in the NASA Space Grant Plant the Moon Challenge. The new project is one of four national awards announced through NASA Space Grant KIDS to provide experiences and lessons about NASA’s Artemis mission to return human explorers to the Moon and to Mars. ...

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Countdown Complete: Future Teachers can Apply for NASA Scholarships now!

September 7, 2022 | pebenisr

University juniors and seniors planning a teaching career can apply for NASA scholarships and professional training from NC Space Grant. The deadline is Oct. 17 for the 2022-2023 academic year. Selected students receive $3,500 to...

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NASA and Industry Experts Join NC Students at 2022 Space Symposium

March 24, 2022 | Lee Cannon

A NASA official, plus agency and industry experts, will join NC Space Grant student researchers for the 2022 NC Space Symposium April 8....

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2021-22 Pre-Service Teachers Education Scholars Announced

November 23, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

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

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

NC Sea & Space Grants’ Joint Graduate Fellowship Seeking Applicants

January 14, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

Applications are now open for the 2021-22 Sea-Space Grant Joint Graduate Fellowship program. ...

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Strength in Nanoscience

December 21, 2020 | Melinda Martinez

Read about Jeffrey Alston, Haley Harrison and their team's research in nanoscience and engineering. ...

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Announcing the Winners of the Team Experience and Competition Awards

November 19, 2020 | Jordan Prosser

NC Space Grant is pleased to announce the winners of the 2020-2021 Team Experience and Competition Awards....

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The Astrobotany Lab crew preparing to share their research at the National Space Grant Program's 30th Anniversary Celebration.

WSSU Astrobotany Lab Shows NASA Kennedy Their Skills

July 7, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

Students from WSSU’s Astrobotany Lab and their faculty advisor, Rafael Loureiro, spent spring break at NASA Kennedy’s Food Production Lab....

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NASA Kennedy Interns Spent Spring Studying Gases

May 17, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

Above: Danielle Chasten and Simone Blaylock pose for a photo with professional football player, R. Joshua Dobbs of the Jacksonville Jaguars, who spoke during their spring internship at NASA Kennedy Space Center about his experiences...

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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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