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OVER
6,300
COLLEGE STUDENTS

receive Space Grant funding each year, with over 1,400 community college students

OVER
22,000
EDUCATORS ENGAGED

annually, reaching over 400,000 K-12 students through Space Grant funding

25%
OF PARTICIPANTS WERE FROM
UNDERREPRESENTED POPULATIONS
40%

OF PARTICIPANTS WERE

FEMALE

Recent News & Events

Nick Barmore, a chemistry student who is working on an undergraduate research project with Steven Girard, associate professor of chemistry, has been awarded $4,000 for his ongoing research on sensor materials. He is shown in Girard's lab on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2023. Photos by Craig Schreiner

Wisconsin Space Grant Supports "Launching Excellence in the Lab"

From stargazing as a child in his hometown of Evansville to working as an undergraduate researcher inside the University of […]

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Alan Rowland (left) will study different polymers with varying nitrogen content to try to understand how significant a role nitrogen plays in how lithium-sulfur batteries work. He is shown with Nawraj Sapkota (middle) and Ramakrishna Podila, an associate professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

South Carolina Space Grant Funds Student's Battery Research

NASA is on the quest for a better battery — one that is lighter, longer lasting and able to survive […]

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Jenavieve Lyon ’26 (left) and Jillian Sylvia ’24 received $7,300 each from the NASA Rhode Island Space Grant Consortium for two projects and are working to develop technologies and lab protocols meant to help up-and-coming space programs.

Rhode Island Space Grant Funds Students' Mars Research

    If you need to find Jillian Sylvia ’24 or Jenavieve Lyon ’26 this summer, look no further than Bryant’s […]

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A UNIQUE NATIONAL RESOURCE

The National Space Grant Foundation supports the Space Grant consortia in every state, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Each of these state-based consortia conducts an array of strategically designed programs to support and enhance science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education in their state.

Click on a state or territory to learn more about its programming.

Programs run by Space Grant jurisdictions

Across the nation, Space Grant jurisdictions are making an impact. Here’s just a few:

High Altitude Student Platform
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NASA Robotic Mining Competition
STEM Enhancement in Earth Science