From: NASA Education Office
Posted: Wednesday, December 10, 2008
ACCESS: NASA Internships for Students with Disabilities
Applications are now being accepted for the Achieving Competence in Computing, Engineering and Space Science project, also known as ACCESS. This 10-week, paid internship at NASA centers around the U.S. is designed for undergraduate and graduate students with disabilities.
Applicants should have strong backgrounds in science, a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and a desire to pursue technical careers. Students who are chosen will work with scientists and engineers in an area compatible with their skills and interests.
Applications for placement at NASA are due Jan. 16, 2009.
For more information, visit http://ehrweb.aaas.org/entrypoint/apply.htm . Please e-mail any questions about this opportunity to Janie Nall at Janie.Nall@nasa.gov .
† Graduate Student Researchers Project
Applications are now being accepted for NASA's Graduate Student Researchers Project. Through GSRP, NASA awards fellowships for graduate study leading to research-based masterís or doctoral degrees in science, technology, mathematics and engineering fields related to NASA research and development.
Applicants must be currently enrolled or accepted as full-time students at an accredited U.S. college or university. Applicants must also be U.S. citizens.
All application materials must be received no later than Feb. 1, 2009. For more information, visit http://fellowships.hq.nasa.gov/gsrp/nav/.
† MUST Scholarships
The Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology Project, funded by NASA, is a joint partnership between the Hispanic College Fund, the United Negro College Fund Special Programs and the Society for Hispanic Professional Engineers.
The NASA MUST Project offers scholarships and exciting hands-on summer internship experiences at NASA to undergraduate students pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. The MUST Project selects students who aspire to becoming tomorrow's researchers, physical scientists and innovators.
The MUST Scholars receive:
† The MUST scholarship is renewable, provided scholars continue to meet the academic requirements.
† The application period closes on Feb. 1, 2009. For more information, visit http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/descriptions/Motivating_Undergraduates_Science_Technology.html.
Please e-mail any questions about this opportunity to Vanessa Webbs at Vanessa.R.Webbs@nasa.gov.
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