NASA South Carolina Space Grant Consortium/Undergraduate Research Award Program

The undergraduate research program is designed to increase the number of highly trained scientists and engineers and enable undergraduate students to conduct NASA-related research. Awards: Research money awarded by the SC Space Grant Consortium will be administered as a stipend through the Financial Aid office on whose campus the Scholar is working. The full research stipend amount is $5,000. Two types of Undergraduate Research stipends are available, each $5,000. Up to $500 of the $5,000 will be available for research related expenses, not including any application fees. The applicant may select which one they wish to apply for: (a) An academic year award given to students interested in conducting research on an aerospace- or space science-related topic during the academic calendar year or (b) A student may conduct aerospace or space science related research for 10 weeks in the summer. For details refer to web site:

Award Information

Award Amount
Number of Awards
8 - 10
Application Deadline
January 29
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
None specified
South Carolina
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Aviation/Aerospace, Biology, Engineering-Related Technologies, Earth Science, Engineering/Technology
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Program Manager
NASA South Carolina Space Grant Consortium
66 George Street College of Charleston
City, State, Zip
Charleston, SC , 29424
(843) 953-5463

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