SCHOLARSHIPS AND FELLOWSHIPS

Virginia Space Grant Consortium offers a variety of scholarship programs including the Graduate Research STEM Fellowship program, VSGC Undergraduate STEM Research Scholarship Program, Community College STEM Scholarship Program and the STEM Bridge Scholarship Program. Each year, the Student Research Conference is held to highlight the accomplishments of the scholarship and fellowship winners. Select from the programs below to learn more.

Student Research Conference, 2018
Student Research Conference, 2018
Student Research Conference, 2017
Student Research Conference, 2018

The Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) Graduate Research STEM Fellowship Program provides fellowships of $6,000 in add-on support to graduate students to supplement and enhance basic research support. Learn more about our program here.

The VSGC Undergraduate STEM Research Scholarship Program provides awards of up to $8,500 to rising juniors and seniors enrolled full-time in a program of study in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) and have a specific faculty-mentored research project that has NASA or aerospace relevance. Visit our undergraduate program here.

The Community College STEM Scholarship provides a one-year, non-renewable award of $2,000 for students enrolled full time during the award period at one of Virginia’s Community Colleges.  Students must be majoring in a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) field and be interested in pursuing a career that supports NASA’s mission. Learn more here.

Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) provides renewable STEM Bridge Scholarships of $1,000 to 2018-2019 sophomore students from any federally recognized minority group enrolled full-time in a program of STEM at one of the five Virginia Space Grant member universities. Visit our STEM Bridge website today!

Student Research Conference, 2018

The 2018 VSGC Student Research Conference was held at Old Dominion University on April 11. The Conference featured oral presentations from the 2017 Graduate Fellows and two poster sessions from Undergraduate Research Scholars as well as a luncheon hosted by ODU. Read about the most recent Student Research Conference here.