Education News


Mission Press Releases

  • Project Apophis: students design a close-range mission to a giant asteroid
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Thursday, June 1, 2017
    Posted on: 6/1/2017 2:11:52 PM PDT

  • NASA Glenn Hosts Free, Public Launch Viewing at Great Lakes Science Center
    Glenn Research Center - Friday, May 26, 2017
    Posted on: 5/26/2017 9:25:36 PM PDT

  • United Launch Alliance Announces Payloads to Fly on World’s Largest Sport Rocket – 53-Foot-Tall Future Heavy
    United Launch Alliance - Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    Posted on: 5/24/2017 7:39:17 PM PDT

  • NASA Federal Credit Union Awards Scholarships to Area Students
    NASA Federal Credit Union - Monday, May 22, 2017
    Posted on: 5/22/2017 11:01:35 PM PDT

  • 'Chasing Space: An Astronaut's Story of Grit, Grace, and Second Chances' by Leland Melvin
    Leland Melvin - Friday, May 19, 2017
    Posted on: 5/19/2017 8:26:48 PM PDT

  • Utah Students to Speak to NASA Astronauts on International Space Station
    NASA HQ - Thursday, May 18, 2017
    Posted on: 5/18/2017 2:58:56 PM PDT

  • University Students to Evaluate Designs in NASA's Astronaut Training Pool
    Johnson Space Center - Thursday, May 18, 2017
    Posted on: 5/18/2017 2:58:01 PM PDT

  • Senators to Trump Administration; Do Not Hurt Workforce By Cutting NASA Education Funding
    United States Senate - Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    Posted on: 5/18/2017 12:44:20 AM PDT

  • Graduation Ceremony for the GCC's First MSC Program in Space Systems and Technology Held in Abu Dhabi
    Orbital ATK - Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    Posted on: 5/17/2017 4:30:51 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces University Student Design Challenge Winners
    Glenn Research Center - Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    Posted on: 5/17/2017 1:52:12 PM PDT

  • Lockport, NY Becomes Home to Newest Challenger Learning Center!
    Challenger Center for Space Science Education - Friday, May 12, 2017
    Posted on: 5/12/2017 9:44:19 PM PDT

  • Winners Announced for NASA, Orbital ATK Rocketry Challenge
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Friday, May 12, 2017
    Posted on: 5/12/2017 3:23:04 PM PDT

  • NASA Invites Media to Robotics Mining Competition at KSC Visitor Complex
    Kennedy Space Center - Friday, May 12, 2017
    Posted on: 5/12/2017 3:06:04 PM PDT

  • Honeywell and NASA Fuse Hip-Hop and Physics to Inspire Middle School Students
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    Posted on: 5/10/2017 8:09:19 PM PDT

  • NASA Marshall to Host Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Industry Day May 9
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Friday, May 5, 2017
    Posted on: 5/5/2017 8:51:57 PM PDT

  • The Aerospace Corporation awards STEM Scholarship to future Aerospace Engineer
    Aerospace Corporation - Thursday, May 4, 2017
    Posted on: 5/4/2017 3:51:02 PM PDT

  • Challenger Center Announces Recipient of First June Scobee Rodgers Innovative Educator Award
    Challenger Center for Space Science Education - Tuesday, May 2, 2017
    Posted on: 5/2/2017 4:34:37 PM PDT

  • Maker Faire, Entrepreneurship are Topics of NASA Langley Lectures
    Langley Research Center - Monday, May 1, 2017
    Posted on: 5/2/2017 12:28:45 AM PDT

  • NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Talks STEM Education with President Trump
    NASA HQ - Monday, April 24, 2017
    Posted on: 4/24/2017 1:57:33 PM PDT

  • House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Chairman Smith Statement on the March for Science
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Saturday, April 22, 2017
    Posted on: 4/22/2017 3:02:02 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA GRC Solicitation: Great Lakes Bio-inspired Research and Development (BIRD) PhD Fellowship
    Glenn Research Center - September 25, 2015
    Posted on: 9/25/2015 10:58:00 PM PDT

  • NASA Education Express Message -- Sept. 24, 2015
    NASA Education Office - September 24, 2015
    Posted on: 9/24/2015 3:08:26 PM PDT

  • NASA Award Notice to USRA: NASA Postdoctoral Program
    NASA HQ - September 23, 2015
    Posted on: 9/23/2015 5:58:11 PM PDT

  • NASA Space Technology Research - Development - Demonstration and Infusion 2016
    NASA HQ - September 22, 2015
    Posted on: 9/22/2015 10:38:38 PM PDT

  • Undergraduate Student Instrument Project (USIP) – 2015 Amendment 1: Due date delay for Section 1.5 Notice of Intent
    NASA HQ - September 22, 2015
    Posted on: 9/22/2015 4:59:14 PM PDT

  • SGAC: Input Sought on Effectiveness and Sustainability of Space Outreach Activities
    Space Generation Advisory Council - September 20, 2015
    Posted on: 9/20/2015 3:55:48 PM PDT

  • Request For Information on NASA Space Technology Mission Directorate Virtual Institutes
    NASA HQ - September 18, 2015
    Posted on: 9/18/2015 7:29:12 PM PDT

  • NASA NASA Education Express Message -- Sept. 17, 2015
    NASA Education Office - September 17, 2015
    Posted on: 9/17/2015 7:14:15 PM PDT

  • Release of NASA Space Technology Research Fellowships (NSTRF) - Fall 2016 solicitation
    NASA HQ - September 11, 2015
    Posted on: 9/11/2015 2:56:19 PM PDT

  • NASA Space Technology Research Fellowships Fall 2016
    NASA HQ - September 10, 2015
    Posted on: 9/10/2015 10:02:09 PM PDT

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  • NASA releases 2015 Competitive Program for Science Museums, Planetariums and NASA Visitor Centers
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    Posted on: 9/9/2015 2:35:40 PM PDT

  • NASA Solicitation: Southern Regional Education Board Membership Sponsorship
    NASA HQ - September 6, 2015
    Posted on: 9/7/2015 1:23:30 PM PDT

  • NASA Education Express Message -- Aug. 27, 2015
    NASA Education Office - August 27, 2015
    Posted on: 8/27/2015 3:35:10 PM PDT

  • NASA Solicitation: Undergraduate Student Instrument Project 2015
    NASA HQ - August 25, 2015
    Posted on: 8/26/2015 1:00:03 AM PDT

  • Undergraduate Student Instrument Project (USIP) – 2015 Flight Research Opportunity NNH15ZDA010C
    NASA HQ - August 21, 2015
    Posted on: 8/21/2015 5:05:49 PM PDT

  • Northrop Grumman Releases 2014 Corporate Responsibility Report
    Northrop Grumman Corporation - August 20, 2015
    Posted on: 8/20/2015 9:14:26 PM PDT

  • NASA Education Express Message -- Aug. 20, 2015
    NASA Education Office - August 20, 2015
    Posted on: 8/20/2015 3:24:03 PM PDT

  • SGAC publishes the 2014 SGAC Annual Report
    Space Generation Advisory Council - August 18, 2015
    Posted on: 8/18/2015 2:27:33 PM PDT

  • IAF Distinguished Service Award 2016 Call for Nominations
    International Astronautical Federation - August 18, 2015
    Posted on: 8/18/2015 2:24:29 PM PDT

  • First Symposium on Space Educational Activities Call for Abstracts
    Space Generation Advisory Council - August 14, 2015
    Posted on: 8/14/2015 3:42:56 PM PDT