Virginia Space Grant STEM Scholarships & Fellowships for 2017-2018

The Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) is pleased to announce the 2017 -2018 Scholarship and Fellowship Program.

The Undergraduate STEM Research Scholarship Program provides a one-year scholarship of up to $8,500 to support undergraduate students actively engaged in faculty-mentored research of interest to NASA. Contact:  757-766-5210. 

The Graduate STEM Research Fellowship Program provides $6,000 in support to graduate students actively engaged in a faculty-mentored research project of interest to NASA.  The Fellowship is renewable for one year. Contact: Contact: 757-766-5210.

 The STEM Bridge Scholarship Program provides $1,000 renewable awards to sophomore students from any federally recognized minority group enrolled full-time in a program of study in STEM at one of the five Virginia Space Grant member universities. Contact: Dr. Tysha Sanford, Education Programs Manager at, 757-766-5210.

 It’s not just Aerospace!

Here is a list of the majors that received the award

Engineering, Astrophysics, Electrical Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Astronomy, Atmospheric Science, Aerospace Engineering, Paleobiology, Computer Science, Chemical Engineering, Material Science and Engineering, Planetary Science, Aerospace and Ocean Engineering, Biology,  Geology,  Mining and Minerals Engineering, Systems Engineering, Mathematics, Pre-pharmacy,  Civil Engineering,  Biomedical Engineering,  Biochemistry,  marine and Environmental Science,

Fall 2016 Syllabi

PHY 101 001A T. Stantcheva       FA16_PHY101p3    FA16_PHY101p2       FA16_PHY101p1

PHY 101 002A G. Prendergast

PHY130 001A T. Stantcheva    FA16_PHY130p3 FA16_PHY130p2 FA16_PHY130p1

PHY201 001A W. Wimbush

PHY201 002A D. Blackwell

PHY231 001A T. Stantcheva    FA16_PHY231p3 FA16_PHY231p2 FA16_PHY231p1

PHY 231 002A S. Chowdhury

PHY 231 003A W. Wimbush

PHY 231 004A B. Djordjevic           FA2016_PHY23104A

PHY 232 001A S. Chowdhury

PHY 232 002A L. Correa Borbonet       FA2016_PHY23202A