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The Puerto Rico NASA Space Grant Fellowship Competition 2015-2016

The Puerto Rico NASA Space Grant Fellowship Competition 2015-2016

The Puerto Rico NASA Space Grant Fellowship Program is accepting applications for the 2015-2016 academic year (subject to availability of funds)   Application Requirements:   Be a U.S. citizen Be participating in a NASA-related research project Be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in Puerto Rico (BS, BE, MS, PhD) Have a minimum 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale (transcript) Academic progress according to schedule (transcript) ...


The NASA Puerto Rico Space Grant Consortium (PRSGC) enhances local research and education capabilities in NASA-related fields and contributes to the Nation's Science and Technology enterprise by capitalizing on the institutional and human capital available on the Island. PRSGC resides in the Resource Center for Science and Engineering, with the Central Administration of the University of Puerto Rico as the Lead Institution and 17 public and private affiliate institutions.

The Consortium implements a research and education agenda relevant to Puerto Rico and NASA and disseminates knowledge about the NASA mission and the associated opportunities available for students, teachers, professors and researchers. By improving the quality and relevance of research and education on the Island, PRSGC helps expand and nurture a diversified and sophisticated workforce capable of contributing to meeting the needs of the Nation.

Announcement for Inter-Agency Personnel Agreement (IPA)University Affairs Officer, NASA Ames Research Center Moffett Field, CA.

3-D Space Container Challenge for K-12 Educators and Students (Entry Deadline: Aug. 2, 2015)


Student Astronaut Contest for Student Opportunity

The #StudentAstronaut Contest will give one student an opportunity to experience what it is like to train like a scientist astronaut and be featured on our show. The contest will be a video contest where students will be asked to answer a series of questions. We are looking for students (age 16+ in HS or Undergrad) who are great science communicators and ambassadors for space exploration. Click Here for more details..

American Companies Selected to Return Astronaut Launches to American Soil

Today, with the selection of Boeing and SpaceX to be the first American companies to launch our astronauts to the International Space Station, NASA has set the stage for what promises to be the most ambitious and exciting chapter in the history of human spaceflight.

From day one, the Obama Administration has made it clear that the greatest nation on Earth should not be dependent on other nations to get into space.  Thanks to the leadership of President Obama and .....Read more

Puerto Rico’s First CubeSat

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Nanotechnology defined: Nanotechnology may soon change every aspect of our lives, say researchers, and the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras is one of an increasing number of research facilities investigating its possibilities.... Read More


Revista Corriente Verde

UPR desarrolla novedosa celda solar ferroeléctrica

Dr. Gerardo Morell Revista Corriente Verde, vol. 2, núm. 2; ago. 2011: p 42-43. il.

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The University of Puerto Rico will get part of $12.6 million in NASA funds awarded to colleges and universities to conduct research and technology development in areas important to the agency’s mission.The selections are part of NASA’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, or EPSCoR......Read More



Higher EducationThe Need for Promoting Nanotechnology Awareness in Higher Education

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