Wednesday, March 11, 2015

NASA Opportunities

1. The Gerald A. Soffen Memorial Fund is pleased to announce the first 2015 Travel Grant application opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing studies in fields of space science and engineering.
The Travel Grants, in the amount of $500, enable student recipients to attend professional meetings to present their research. The Spring 2015 Travel Grant application deadline is April 1, 2015. Jerry Soffen, a biologist by training, led a distinguished career in NASA, including serving as the Project Scientist for Viking and as an architect for the NASA Astrobiology Institute. The Travel Grant continues Jerry’s dedication to educating and involving future generations in space science and engineering pursuits. The electronic application materials and instructions are located on the Soffen Fund website:
Questions regarding the application or application process may be sent to:

2. The Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium’s Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) is currently accepting applications from University of Washington undergraduate students that are pursuing science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) degrees.
UW undergraduate students in good academic standing, who are interested in STEM research, and not graduating at the completion of spring 2015 are eligible to apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and Washington state residents.

Details may be found at the following URL:

3. Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium (Space Grant) – Private Industry summer 2015 internship opportunities
Summer 2015 private industry internship opportunities are available for the following companies: Eagle Harbor Technologies, M42 Technologies and Tether’s Unlimited
See URL:
The webpage will be update prior to April 15 should the other listed companies offer summer 2015 internships.