Annual Washington Space Grant application deadlines

Currently all applications are OPEN.

  • Scholarship application for first-year UW students
    • Priority deadline: March 4
    • Final deadline: Rolling until April 1
  • Scholarship application for community college transfers to the UW
    • Priority deadline: April 1
    • Final deadline: Rolling until April 29
  • Astronaut Scholar Foundation application
    • Deadline March 4
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Program application
    • Priority deadline: March 4
    • Final deadline: April 1
  • Graduate Fellowship for enrolled UW students
    • Priority deadline: April 1
    • Final deadline: April 29

Washington Space Grant opportunities

S.U.R.P. Undergraduate Application

Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium’s Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) offers undergraduate students with minimal engagement in research endeavors the opportunity to work in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) research position that will complement their studies.  Purpose SURP provides paid research opportunities for undergraduate students with little to no prior research experience to explore a new environment and

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S.U.R.P. Graduate Leader Application

Graduate Leader Application Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium’s Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) is seeking summer graduate fellows.  Purpose Graduate student leaders mentor undergraduates while advancing their research. SURP provides an opportunity for graduate students to cultivate leadership and cultural competency skills.  See program details in the undergraduate section.  Eligibility U.S. Citizen and Washington State resident. Currently enrolled in a

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The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Application

The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF) is seeking outstanding undergraduate students studying science, technology, engineering, or mathematics at the University of Washington (UW) for their prestigious merit-based Astronaut Scholarship.  Washington Space Grant Consortium (WASG) is honored to serve as the local liaison to facilitate ASF’s application process. WASG will provide the initial application review and forward up to two candidates to

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UW Transfer Student Scholarship Application

Washington Space Grant Consortium (WASG) offers $5000 scholarships to transfer students planning to study science, technology, engineering, or mathematics at the University of Washington - Seattle (UW). Purpose We aim to create a stronger STEM workforce by nurturing emerging leaders with diverse perspectives. Students with skills such as multilingualism, multicultural perspectives, and unique work and life experience who would like

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UW First Year Scholarship Application

Washington Space Grant Consortium (WASG) offers $5000 scholarships to incoming first-year students planning to study science, technology, engineering, or mathematics at the University of Washington -Seattle (UW). Purpose We aim to create a stronger STEM workforce by nurturing emerging leaders with diverse perspectives. Students with skills such as multilingualism, multicultural perspectives, and unique work and life experience who would like

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Other student opportunities

U.S.-NSF-Funded International Research Opportunity for Summer 2024 in Denmark

We are now calling for applicants for the following international research opportunity (U.S.-Denmark-Program—NSF-IRES-INNOVATOR detailed between “+...+”s below) for Summer 2024. ALL students from ANY standing in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs in electrical and computer engineering (ECE), engineering, or related fields are welcome to this opportunity.  Please kindly note that we even had a mechanical engineering student in Summer 2023 since the project is interdisciplinary—as detailed in the Summer 2023—Cohort Experiences and Cohort-Based Research Projects link. It is a U.S.-NSF-funded

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NASA’s Human Lander Challenge (HuLC)

Awards include $7,000 stipends per team, $18,000 in cash prizes, and a visit to NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center! Access full details at the HuLC website. Through the 2024 HuLC competition, NASA seeks near-term, innovative solutions for Human Landing System (HLS) challenge areas... specifically addressing the mitigation of lunar Plume-Surface Interaction (PSI). HuLC solicits proposals for innovative, systems-level solutions that can

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