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Sep 19, 2022

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

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. 

Sep 7, 2022

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

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.… 

Mar 24, 2022

NASA and Industry Experts Join NC Students at 2022 Space Symposium

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

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. 

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

Jan 14, 2021

NC Sea & Space Grants’ Joint Graduate Fellowship Seeking Applicants

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

Dec 21, 2020

Strength in Nanoscience

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

Nov 19, 2020

Announcing the Winners of the Team Experience and Competition Awards

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

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

Jul 7, 2020

WSSU Astrobotany Lab Shows NASA Kennedy Their Skills

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

May 17, 2020

NASA Kennedy Interns Spent Spring Studying Gases

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… 

Mar 3, 2020

Big SkillsUSA Wins for NC Community College Students

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