NASA Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium accepting undergraduate applications

Pablo Franco Almonte, a 2020-21 PSGC Undergraduate Scholar from Penn State Berks, poses with NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine during a presentation of national Space Grant consortia projects at the U.S. Capitol on Feb. 25, 2020. Credit: Caitlin Teti / PSGCAll Rights Reserved.

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The NASA Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium is accepting applications for the 2021-22 Undergraduate Scholarship Program. The statewide program awards a limited number of one-year scholarships to rising juniors and seniors who are enrolled full-time at an accredited Pennsylvania college or university.

Applicants must be U.S. citizens, enrolled in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics program and likely to pursue a career in an area of interest to NASA. Scholars agree to participate in education outreach or mentoring activities for a minimum of 10 hours per semester during the award period. Women, underrepresented minorities and persons with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.

Online applications, including all supporting materials, are due by midnight on March 1.

For more information and to apply, please visit the Space Grant website

Last Updated January 25, 2021