Opportunities

Higher Education
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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)

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ASU Undergraduate Internships

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

Various

NAU Undergraduate Internships

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

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ERAU Undergraduate Internships

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

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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...

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NASA Student Internships

NASA Internships, Fellowships, and Scholarships

 

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Department of Energy’s Scholars Program

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Scholars Program introduces college students and recent college graduates to the Department of Energy’s mission and operations. Participants apply their education, talent and skills in a variety of scientific research settings. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and...

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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!

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Department of Homeland Security’s Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions provides faculty and student research teams the opportunity to do research at the university-based DHS Centers of Excellence. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and at an eligible MSI at the...

Dec 21, 2018

2019 BIG Idea Challenge: Marsboreal Greenhouse Design

NASA’s 2019 Breakthrough, Innovative and Game-changing (BIG) Idea Challenge seeks innovations in the design and operation of a Mars Greenhouse. Multidisciplinary teams are encouraged. Top teams present their concepts via a design review at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Virginia. Eligible...

Jan 6, 2019

Recycling in Space: Waste Handling in a Microgravity Environment Challenge

On Earth, recycling technologies can utilize gravity to move waste when converting it to new materials or constituent molecules. In a microgravity environment, however, technology is the only way to transfer the waste for processing. The aim of this challenge is to identify receptacle and feeder...

Jan 16, 2019

2019 NASA Glenn Faculty Fellowship Program

The NASA Glenn Faculty Fellowship Program provides opportunities for STEM faculty to do research for 10 weeks during the summer at NASA's Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Applicants must work full time at an accredited university or college in the United States. The program provides...

Jan 21, 2019

NASA Marshall Faculty Fellowship Program 2019

The NASA Marshall Faculty Fellowship Program provides opportunities for STEM faculty to do research for 10 weeks during the summer at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and must hold fulltime teaching or research positions at an...

Feb 8, 2019

NASA Postdoctoral Program Fellowships

The NASA Postdoctoral Program offers early career and senior scientists one- to three-year work assignments with NASA scientists and engineers. Opportunities relate to missions in Earth science, heliophysics, planetary science, astrophysics, space bioscience, aeronautics, engineering, human...

Mar 1, 2019

Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) University Design Competition for Addressing Airport Needs

The Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP), a program of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, is sponsoring a national competition for universities that engages students in addressing issues relating to airports and the...

Apr 29, 2019

NASA Postdoctoral Program Fellowships

The NASA Postdoctoral Program offers early career and senior scientists one- to three-year work assignments with NASA scientists and engineers. Opportunities relate to missions in Earth science, heliophysics, planetary science, astrophysics, space bioscience, aeronautics, engineering, human...

Jul 1, 2019
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.

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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...

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NASA’s Langley Research Center 2019 Student Art Contest

Calling all artists in grades K-12! NASA's Langley Research Center invites you to take part in its 2019 Student Art Contest. The theme for this year’s contest is “Explore” and encourages you to illustrate your vision of the future in aeronautics, exploration and Earth science. Artwork entries...

Dec 31, 2018

2018-2019 Scientist for a Day Essay Contest

The Scientist for a Day contest challenges students to become NASA scientists studying moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Participants examine three moons and choose the one they think NASA should return to that would yield the best scientific results. This year's topics are Saturn's moon Enceladus,...

Feb 8, 2019
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MEI Technologies Now Hiring

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

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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.

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Grant Competition -- USAID Development Innovation Ventures

The U.S. Agency for International Development seeks proposals for Development Innovation Ventures grants. Development Innovation Ventures supports breakthrough solutions to the world's most intractable development challenges by finding and testing bold ideas that could change millions of lives...

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Recycling in Space: Waste Handling in a Microgravity Environment Challenge

On Earth, recycling technologies can utilize gravity to move waste when converting it to new materials or constituent molecules. In a microgravity environment, however, technology is the only way to transfer the waste for processing. The aim of this challenge is to identify receptacle and feeder...

Jan 16, 2019

2019 NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge [U.S. Team Registration]

Registration is now open for the 2019 NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge. The competition will be held April 12-13, 2019, in Huntsville, Alabama, at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center. Teams of high school and college students are challenged to design and build a human-powered vehicle to...

Jan 17, 2019

NASA's Centennial Challenges: Carbon Dioxide Conversion Challenge

The NASA Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Conversion Challenge is a public competition focused on discovering ways to develop novel synthesis technologies that use CO2 as the sole carbon source to generate molecules that can be used to manufacture a variety of products, including substrates for use in...

Jan 24, 2019