NASA Scholarships for Undergrads

It’s application time for the NASA Office of Education Scholarship and Research Opportunities. The scholarships are open to undergraduates, so any aspiring space scientists and engineers out there should look into it. The due date is March 31, 2015. Get typing!


NASA Office of Education (OE) is accepting applications for NASA Scholarship and Research Opportunities (SRO). Scholarships awards are made to individuals who are pursuing degrees in undergraduate studies leading to Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree specifically in areas of projected deficiencies in the NASA Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workforce. The NASA Scholarship and Research Opportunities are the:

  • Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) which awards scholarships for individuals in one or more relevant NASA related, STEM disciplines. Students must currently attend or plan to attend an accredited Minority Serving Institution (MSI) in the United States.
  • Aeronautics Undergraduate Scholarships (AUS) which awards scholarships for individuals in areas related to aeronautics. These scholarships are directed toward enhancing the state of aeronautics for the nation, transforming the nation’s air transportation system, and developing the knowledge, tools, and technologies to support future air and space vehicles.

Information can be found and applications should be submitted through the NASA One Stop Shopping Initiative at https://intern.nasa.gov, select “Scholarship”.