Texas Space Grant Consortium Scholarships & Fellowships now open

Texas Space Grant has opened the 2013-2014 round of Undergraduate Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships – Note the Deadlines.

Here are the programs that are currently active – The Applications are open!!!

UNDERGRADUATE
Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) Columbia Crew Memorial Scholarship (Spring 2013)
Funds Distributed Fall 2013
DEADLINE TO APPLY IS March 29, 2013 – $1500.

Apply online.

See flyer at 13-14 Scholarship announcement.

These scholarships are intended to recognize high-quality students and encourage their consideration of graduate studies in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields which will ultimately lead to careers in STEM related fields. The scholarships stress:

  • Excellence in academics
  • Participation in science, technology, engineering and/or mathematics education projects
  • Participation in research projects
  • Exhibited leadership qualities

TSGC encourages participation by members of under-represented groups.

ELIGIBILITY
All TSGC Scholarship recipients must be:

  1. Citizens of the United States
  2. Registered for at least a half-time course load or more at a TSGC member institution in good standing as:
    • a sophomore at a 2 year institution or
    • a sophomore at a 4 year institution or
    • a junior or senior at a 4 year institution or
    • a first or second year student at a medical school

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GRADUATE
TSGC Graduate Fellowship
Funds Distributed Fall 2013
DEADLINE TO APPLY IS March 29, 2013 – $5,000 per student

Apply online.

See flyer at 13-14_fellow_announce.

Texas Space Grant Consortium Fellowships have been established to encourage graduate study in the fields of space science and engineering. Applications from women and underrepresented students are encouraged. Interdisciplinary and integrated work experience are emphasized.

STIPEND
Each award of five thousand dollars ($5,000) will supplement half-time graduate support (or fellowship) provided by a Consortium institution.

ELIGIBILITY

  1. must be citizens of the United States,
  2. must be registered for full-time study in a graduate program at one (or more) of the Consortium institutions,
  3. must be promised financial support at that institution, and
  4. must not have exceeded the time limit described under “duration”.

SELECTION
Fellowships are awarded on a competitive basis with consideration of (1) excellence in academics, (2) interest in space, and (3) recommendations from the applicant’s institution.

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