Looking for the ultimate ask the experts experience? NASA is currently seeking proposals from educational organizations interested in hosting a live, in-flight education downlink with astronauts aboard the International Space Station!
During a downlink, students and educators connect with astronauts for a twenty-minute live question-and-answer session. Examples of these awesome events can be found here.
NASA is currently accepting proposals from now until June 3 for downlinks that will take place during Expedition 61-62 which runs from October 2019 to April 2020. The proposal form is attached, and additional details can be found in the attached Downlink Planning Guide or watching a previous information session.
Please send questions and completed proposals to JSC-Downlinks@mail.nasa.gov.
Now is the time that students can apply to this summer's Governor's Institute in Mathematical Sciences! This residential, weeklong accelerated math program at the University of Vermont lets Vermont's most talented young mathematicians explore many different applications of and careers in math, gain terrific skills, and make new friends from all over Vermont. It is presented in partnership with the Vermont State Math Coalition.
Ten other summer GIV Institutes will also take place at numerous college campuses, including Engineering, Astronomy, and Technology, Design and Coding. Visit giv.org for more info on Governor's Institutes and how to apply. Application deadlines are coming up fast!"
NASA Internships: Students should be aware of opportunities for NASA internships during the summer of 2019. More information and applications can be found here. Apply early, because decisions can be made in advance of the deadline.
2019 NASA Glenn Faculty Fellowship Program (NGFFP): NASA John Glenn Research Center (GRC) in Cleveland, Ohio, is accepting applications from full-time, qualified STEM faculty in accredited US colleges and universities, for the summer 2019 NASA Glenn Faculty Fellowship Program (NGFFP), tenured at GRC. The ten-week Fellowship starts on Monday, June 3, and concludes on Friday, August 9, 2019. The opportunity is open to mainly US citizens. Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) and women, under-represented and underserved faculty members, as well as, early career faculty are encouraged to apply.
The application form and instructions are available here. The application closes at 11:59 PM on Monday, January 21, 2019.