Virginia Space Grants Consortium Pizza Luncheon
Virginia Space Grants Consortium (VSGC) Pizza Luncheon Event - Monday, October 21st, 2013.
VSGC awards over $325,000 in scholarships and fellowships to students attending Virginia Space Grant member institutions and majoring in a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) field. Research proposals from undergraduate students majoring in any STEM field and working on a project that supports NASA's mission are welcomed. VSGC can assist students and faculty in identifying research projects and connecting to NASA. The Undergraduate STEM Research Scholarship Program provides a one-year scholarship of up to $8,500 to support undergraduate students actively engaged in a research project with a faculty mentor. The Teacher Education STEM Scholarship Program provides $1,000 awards to students majoring in a teacher education preparation program and demonstrating an interest in teaching in a STEM field. The VSGC is especially seeking applications from underrepresented minorities, females, and persons with disabilities.
This Monday, VSGC will host an informational event at ODU to discuss opportunities for undergraduates to receive research grants for projects related to NASA's space mission. All interested undergraduate students are invited to attend & have some free pizza!
When: October 21, 2013 - 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm.
Where: ODU Learning Commons Rm 1310-1311.
FREE PIZZA luncheon provided.
For more information about the Virginia Space Grant Consortium, go to http://vsgc.odu.edu
Posted By: Poornima Madhavan
Date: Sun Oct 20 15:30:48 EDT 2013