Six young adults are standing in front of a building and carrying a long rocket together.

NC Space Grant Celebrates 2021-2022 Sponsored Teams Achievements

August 24, 2022 | Michelle Yu

NC Space Grant is pleased to offer congratulations to eleven of our Team Experience and Competition sponsored student teams who have recently earned national honors. The teams participated in nine unique national and international competitions with focuses from lunar mining vehicles to autonomous underwater vehicles....

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Mapping North Carolina’s Vulnerable Estuarine Shorelines

July 18, 2022 | cclower

NC Space and Sea Grant joint fellow Jessica Richter describes her experience and research on mapping erosion along the shoreline of the Neuse River Estuary....

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NC Students Earn SkillsUSA Honors

July 13, 2022 | Michelle Yu

NC Space Grant congratulates the SkillsUSA Championship 2022 medalists on their incredible performance at this year’s national competition. Special congratulations are extended to several national honorees from Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) and Edgecombe Community College (ECC) who also participated in the 2022 NC Space Grant-supported NC High-Altitude Ballooning Challenge and Competition....

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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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2022-23 Scholarship & Fellowship Opportunities Open Now

January 14, 2022 | Lee Cannon

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

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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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Three 2020-21 MSI STEM Bridge Scholars

MSI & Future-Teacher Opportunities Open, One Brand New

September 1, 2021 | Lee Cannon

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

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Winners Announced from the 2018 Community College High Altitude Ballooning Team Challenge and Competition

April 30, 2018 | Sandy Canfield

It was a cloudy day but that didn’t stop our six community college teams from launching    at the 4th Annual Community College Team Challenge and Competition Launch Event sponsored by NC Space Grant through...

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Three Teams from North Carolina Launch at the NASA Student Launch Initiative – One Comes Up Big

April 26, 2018 | Sandy Canfield

The NASA Student Launch is a research-based, competitive, experiential exploration activity. It strives to provide relevant, cost-effective research and development of rocket propulsion systems. This project offers multiple challenges reaching a broad audience of middle...

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Durham Tech Swarms NASA for Incredible Competition Wins

April 25, 2018 | Sandy Canfield

The Third Annual Swarmathon took place from April 17 to 19, 2018 at NASA Kennedy Space Center. The NASA Swarmathon challenges students to develop cooperative robotics to revolutionize space exploration. Students competed to develop search...

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