Opportunities

Higher Education
Opportunity Information Deadline

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

Launching 2 Learn Project

The Launching 2 Learn project is a four-week, hands-on experience that teaches the science and mathematics behind high-power rockets. Participants will receive an introduction to rocket science that will enable them to build, simulate, and successfully launch and recover their very own rockets.

Apr 20, 2015

University Design Competition for Addressing Airport Needs

The University Design Competition for Addressing Airport Needs offers broad challenge areas relating to issues facing airports that are excellent open-ended topics for capstone design classes, culminating projects or independent study. Undergraduates and graduates at U.S. colleges may participate as individuals or teams working under the guidance of a faculty advisor.

Apr 30, 2015

eXploration Habitat (X-Hab) 2016 Academic Innovation Challenge

The National Space Grant Foundation is pleased to announce the X-Hab Academic Innovation Challenge.  This program is a university-level challenge designed to develop strategic partnerships and collaborations with universities to help bridge strategic knowledge gaps and increase knowledge in capabilities and technology risk reduction related to NASA’s vision and missions.

Apr 30, 2015

ASA Scholarship Opportunity

Applications for ASA Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 are currently being accepted.  Applicants must be an entering sophomore or junior in an undergraduate degree program pursuing study in the areas of physical sciences, engineering, or aviation or aerospace related fields.  For more information and to apply, visit http://aerostates.org/education/scholarships.

Apr 30, 2015

2014 NASA EONS Solicitation -- New MUREP ASTAR Fellowship Appendix

NASA's Office of Education is accepting new proposals under the Education Opportunities in NASA STEM, or EONS, 2014 NASA Research Announcement for the MUREP Advanced STEM Training and Research, or ASTAR, Fellowships appendix.

May 4, 2015

2020 Electric General Aviation NASA Aeronautics Design Challenge

Electric-powered aircraft have the potential to revolutionize the way we travel. NASA invites college teams to take part in the 2015 NASA Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate's 2020 Electric General Aviation Design Challenge. Student teams are invited to design an electric (i.e., no combustion) general aviation aircraft that meets performance requirements and is operational by 2020.

May 8, 2015

MAVEN Educator Ambassador Program

In September 2014, the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN, or MAVEN, mission began exploring Mars’ upper atmosphere, ionosphere and interactions with the sun and solar wind. The MAVEN Educator Ambassador, or MEA, program will focus on in-depth learning experiences around Earth, space and physical science topics for educators teaching middle- and high-school grades.

May 22, 2015

NASA History Program Office Summer and Fall 2015 Internships

The NASA History Program Office is seeking undergraduate and graduate students for summer and fall 2015 internships. The History Program Office maintains archival materials to answer research questions from NASA personnel, journalists, scholars, students at all levels and others from around the world. The division also edits and publishes several books and monographs each year. It maintains a large number of websites on NASA history.

Jun 1, 2015

2015 NSBRI First Award Fellowship Program

The National Space Biomedical Research Institute, or NSBRI, is accepting fellowship applications for the First Award Fellowship Program. The one-year fellowships are available in any U.S. laboratory carrying out space-related biomedical or biotechnological research.

Applicants are required to submit proposals with the support of a mentor and an institution, and all proposals will be evaluated by a peer-review committee. Selected applicants receive a stipend, allowance for health insurance and travel funds for related scientific meetings.

Jun 5, 2015

2014 NASA EONS Solicitation for MUREP Aerospace Academy (MAA)

NASA's Office of Education is accepting new proposals under the Education Opportunities in NASA STEM (EONS) 2014 NASA Research Announcement for MUREP Aerospace Academy (MAA) appendix. MAA is designed to increase participation and retention of historically underserved and underrepresented K-12 youth in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).

Jun 11, 2015

2014 NASA EONS Solicitation for MUREP Community College Curriculum Improvement (MC3I)

NASA's Office of Education is accepting new proposals under the Education Opportunities in NASA STEM (EONS) 2014 NASA Research Announcement for MUREP Community College Curriculum Improvement (MC3I) appendix. MC3I is designed to strengthen curriculum and curricular pathways in STEM, and attract, retain, and support the success of underrepresented students in STEM degree programs.

Jun 11, 2015

2014 NASA EONS Solicitation -- New MUREP American Indian and Alaskan Native STEM Partnership Appendix

NASA's Office of Education Minority University Research and Education Project, or MUREP, is seeking proposals from American Indian and Alaskan Native Serving Institutions to develop and implement an evidence-driven recruitment method/model to address the shortage of computer science graduates in historically underrepresented and underserved populations.

Jun 23, 2015

2014 NASA EONS Solicitation -- New MUREP Educator Institutes Appendix

NASA's Office of Education is accepting new proposals under the Education Opportunities in NASA STEM, or EONS, 2014 NASA Research Announcement. Proposals are being solicited from Minority Serving Institutions to plan, coordinate and evaluate MUREP Educator Institutes that will bring pre-service and alternative-route STEM educators from Minority Serving Institutions across the U.S. to NASA centers annually for a one-week professional development session.

Jun 30, 2015
K-12 Education
Opportunity Information Deadline

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

Exploration of the Moon and Asteroids by Secondary Students (ExMASS) High School Research Program

The Center for Lunar Science and Exploration at the Lunar and Planetary Institute and NASA's Johnson Space Center are looking for 10 teams of motivated high school students and their teachers to participate in a national standards-based lunar/asteroid research program for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Apr 19, 2015

21st Century Teacher Academy

The 21st Century Teacher Academy is a unique professional development opportunity for K-12 educators. The academy is designed to immerse teachers in the best practices and methodologies on how to create and implement real-world, project based learning, or PBL, curriculum using NASA's missions. This program is hosted by the Office of Education and Public Outreach at NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California.

Apr 30, 2015
All
Opportunity Information Deadline

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

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

2014 NASA EONS Solicitation -- New MUREP Other Opportunities Appendix

NASA's Office of Education Minority University Research and Education Project, or MUREP, is seeking proposals from U.S organizations and institutions that align with the four White House Executive Orders for Minority Institutions to strengthen curriculum and curricular pathways in STEM and to attract, retain and support the success of underrepresented students in STEM degree programs.

Jun 26, 2015

MS Research Assistantship

Position availability: Fall 2015

Jul 31, 2015
Higher Education, K-12 Education
Opportunity Information Deadline

Major STEM Opp (G5-16 ) September 2015 - Student Experiments on Int’l Space Station

Announcing: Major (G5-16) STEM Opportunity for School Districts Starting September 2015 - Student Spaceflight Experiments Program - Mission 9 to the International Space Station

Apr 30, 2015