High school juniors and seniors from across Virginia have the opportunity to participate in the the Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars program. They will be engaged in an interactive on-line science, technology, engineering and mathematics learning experience as well as a seven-day residential summer academy at NASA Langley Research Center (LaRC) in Hampton, Virginia. Students selected to participate in the program are immersed in NASA-related research through interaction with scientists, engineers and technologists.


Student links

Application instructions

Important dates

NASA Langley education

On-site academy

The VASTS experience

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For more information, please contact:

Mr. Ian Cawthray, VASTS Education Program Coordinator icawthra@odu.edu phone: 757-766-5210
Ms. Priscilla Hill, VASTS Program Assistant aphill@odu.edu phone: 757-766-5210
Ms. Rudo Kashiri, VASTS Program Manager rkashiri@odu.edu phone: 757-766-5210

Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars

2019 Deadlines

Deadline for submission: November 10


Deadline for supporting materials: November 12


Online course module opens: December 2

Quick links

Summer Academy videos:

Week 1

Week 2

Week 3