Opportunities

Higher Education
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ERAU Undergraduate Internships

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University/NASA Space Grant Undergraduate Research Internship Program information and application forms

Various

ASU Graduate Fellowships

Arizona State Universitiy/NASA Space Grant Graduate Fellowship program information and application forms

Apr 15, 2013

ASU Undergraduate Internships

Arizona State University/NASA Space Grant Undergraduate Research Internship Program information and application forms

May 10, 2013

NAU Undergraduate Internships

Northern Arizona University/NASA Space Grant Undergraduate Research Internship Program information and application forms

Mar 14, 2014

UofA Graduate Fellowships

University of Arizona/NASA Space Grant Graduate Fellowship program information and application forms

Mar 31, 2014

UofA Undergraduate Internships

University of Arizona/NASA Space Grant Undergraduate Research Internship Program information and application forms (this program is also open to Pima Community College students)

Jul 6, 2014

NASA Student Internships

NASA Internships, Fellowships, and Scholarships

NASA One Stop Shopping Initiative (OSSI)

Various

Undergraduate Student Research Program (USRP)

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration Undergraduate Student Research Program (USRP) offers undergraduates across the United States mentored internship experiences at NASA Centers and research support facilities. The NASA Undergraduate Student Research Program is NASA’s largest nationwide internship program.

Various

Masters of Science in Geographic Information Systems Technology (MS-GIST)

The University of Arizona Geographic Information Systems Technology (GIST)  program integrates GIScience, cutting-edge GISystems, and geospatial technology, with management skills for use in government, corporate, non-profit, and academic settings.

Various

NASA Internship Opportunities

Students and faculty may explore and experience unique space and aeronautics content through NASA's education opportunities for higher education. Learn about ways to interact with NASA engineers and scientists!

Various

National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program

NASA initiated the National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program, also known as Space Grant, in 1989. Space Grant is a national network of colleges and universities. These institutions are working to expand opportunities for Americans to understand and participate in NASA's aeronautics and space projects by supporting and enhancing science and engineering education, research and public outreach efforts.

Various

2015 RASC-AL Aerospace Concepts Design Competition

NASA and the National Institute of Aerospace announce the 2015 Revolutionary Aerospace Systems Concepts-Academic Linkage, or RASC-AL, Aerospace Concepts competition. RASC-AL is a design project competition for university-level engineering students and faculty.

Nov 3, 2014

National Science Foundation's East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes Fellowship Program

The National Science Foundation, or NSF, is accepting applications for its East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes, or EAPSI, Fellowship Program. This program provides U.S. graduate students in science and engineering with an opportunity to spend eight weeks (10 weeks for Japan) during the summer conducting research at one of seven host locations in East Asia and the Pacific. Host locations are Australia, China, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Singapore and Taiwan. The program is a collaboration between NSF and counterpart agencies in each host location.

Nov 13, 2014

2015 NASA Space Technology Research Fellowships

NASA is seeking applications from U.S. graduate students for the agency's Space Technology Research Fellowships. The research grants, worth as much as $74,000 per year, will coincide with the start of the 2015 fall academic term.

Nov 13, 2014

NASA's Balance Mass Challenge: Using "Dead Weight" on Mars Spacecraft to Advance Science and Technology

The Mars Balance Mass Challenge seeks design ideas for science and technology payloads that could potentially provide dual purpose as ejectable balance masses on spacecraft entering the Martian atmosphere.

The payloads may serve two roles: perform scientific and/or technology functions that help us learn more about the Red Planet, and provide the necessary mass to balance planetary landers.

Submissions are due Nov. 21, 2014. A winner will be announced in mid-January 2015 and receive an award of $20,000.

Nov 21, 2014

NASA CubeSat Space Missions

NASA has opened the next round of its CubeSat Launch Initiative, part of the White House Maker Initiative, in an effort to engage the growing community of space enthusiasts that can contribute to NASA's space exploration goals.

Nov 25, 2014

HASP 2015 Call for Payloads Released

Please find attached here the Call for Payloads (CFP) for the September 2015 flight of the High Altitude Student Platform (HASP).

Dec 19, 2014

National Science Foundation's Community College Innovation Challenge

The National Science Foundation's Community College Innovation Challenge is underway and seeking teams to propose innovative science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, -based solutions for real-world problems. Teams must comprise community college students, a faculty mentor and a community or industry partner.

Jan 15, 2015

2015 NOAA Undergraduate Scholarship

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA, is accepting applications for its 2015 Educational Partnership Program, or EPP, Undergraduate Scholarship Program. The EPP Undergraduate Scholarship Program provides scholarships for two years of undergraduate study to rising junior undergraduate students majoring in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields that directly support NOAA's mission.

Jan 30, 2015
K-12 Education
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AIAA/Space Grant Kid's Club

Kids Club is a science-oriented program aimed at children aged 8 - 12 geared to promote and encourage interest in all areas of science and mathematics.

Various

Science Speakers Program

Teachers in the Tucson area select which presentation they're interested in, and use the online list to contact the speaker. Once the teacher and speaker agree on a time and date, the speaker visits the classroom and gives their listed talk. This directory is organized according to presentation topic and topics are cross-listed under appropriate categories.

Various

Future Engineers 3-D Printing in Space: Design a Space Tool Challenge

NASA, in conjunction with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Foundation, has issued a series of Future Engineers 3-D Space Challenges for students focused on solving real-world space exploration problems. Students will become the creators and innovators of tomorrow by using 3-D modeling software to submit their designs.

Dec 15, 2014
All
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NASA Job Opportunities

Our work ranges from the every-day operating of our facilities, to exploring the mind-boggling, furthest limits of the past, present, and future of our universe.

Various

Laser System Scientist Position Opening

The Energy Dynamics Lab seeks an Applied Laser Systems Scientist.  Major responsibilities will be to design and implement novel laser based sensor systems. Requires PhD in Physics, Chemistry or field related to applied laser spectroscopy.  5 or more years experience as an integrator of photonics systems, analog/digital electronics, and data automation.

Various

MEI Technologies Now Hiring

MEI Technologies prides itself on employing some of the brightest, most experienced engineering and technology experts in the nation.

Various

Spaceship Earth Grants Launches Global Crowdfunding Spaceflight Contest

Childhood dreams are now within reach and a unique approach to changing the world is underway as Spaceship Earth Grants (SEG) launches a new program to send private citizens to space. With its mission of enabling as many people as possible to have the spaceflight experience, the SEG crew is proud to launch its first contest to crowdfund an open number of spaceflight awards.

Dec 31, 2014

2015 NASA and Worcester Polytechnic Institute Sample Return Robot Challenge

NASA and the Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, Massachusetts, are seeking teams to compete in a robot technology demonstration competition with a potential $1.5 million prize purse.

Jan 6, 2015