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NASA Office of Education Scholarship and Research Opportunities

Status Report From: NASA Education Office
Posted: Friday, January 16, 2015

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NASA Office of Education Scholarship and Research Opportunities 

Applications Deadline: March 31, 2015

NASA Office of Education (OE) is accepting applications for NASA Scholarship and Research Opportunities (SRO). Scholarships awards are made to individuals who are pursuing degrees in undergraduate studies leading to Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree specifically in areas of projected deficiencies in the NASA Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workforce. The NASA Scholarship and Research Opportunities are the:

- Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) which awards scholarships for individuals in one or more relevant NASA related, STEM disciplines. Students must currently attend or plan to attend an accredited Minority Serving Institution (MSI) in the United States.

- Aeronautics Undergraduate Scholarships (AUS) which awards scholarships for individuals in areas related to aeronautics. These scholarships are directed toward enhancing the state of aeronautics for the nation, transforming the nation's air transportation system, and developing the knowledge, tools, and technologies to support future air and space vehicles.

Cancellation of Announcement: NASA reserves the right to make no awards under this NASA Office of Education Scholarship and Research Opportunities Announcement. NASA may cancel any or all aspects of this opportunity at any time. NASA assumes no liability (including any application preparation costs) for canceling this announcement in whole or in part or for any entity’s failure to receive an actual notice of cancellation.

Aeronautics Graduate Scholarship Program Description:

The NASA OE, in conjunction with the Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD) awards scholarships for individuals pursuing graduate studies leading to a Master’s or Doctoral degree in a field related to aeronautics at an accredited United States academic institutions. Aeronautics Graduate Scholarships are directed toward enhancing the state of aeronautics for the nation, transforming the nation's air transportation system, and developing the knowledge, tools, and technologies to support future air and space vehicles. This scholarship opportunity, with a timeline of two years, is required by the NASA Authorization Act of 2005 in support of research degrees relevant to the ARMD. 

Information can be found and applications should be submitted through the NASA One Stop Shopping Initiative at http://www.intern.nasa.gov, select “Scholarship”.

Cancellation of Announcement: NASA reserves the right to make no awards under this NASA Graduate Aeronautics Scholarship Program Announcement. NASA may cancel any or all aspects of this OSSI opportunity at any time. NASA assumes no liability (including any application preparation costs) for canceling this announcement in whole or in part or for any entity’s failure to receive an actual notice of cancellation.

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