Welcome..  Vermont Space Grant Consortium / VT-NASA EPSCoR offers a variety of opportunities for scholarships, research grants, awards and NASA Internship Programs that  provide opportunities to work with NASA Principal Investigators.

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  • Vermont Space Grant Consortium/NASA EPSCoROpportunities for scholarships, research grants, awards and NASA Internship Programs
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 The Vermont Space Grant Consortium  (VSGC) is an organization consisting of academic institutions, private industry, and public entities. Funded in part by a grant from NASA’s National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program, key goals of the VSGC are:  to build aerospace-related research infrastructure within the state; to promote science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education among Vermont students; and to train and encourage students to pursue careers in aerospace-related areas.


Undergraduate Scholarship Applications
Submit beginning January 1, 2015
Deadline for submission is February 15, no later than 5pm

PLEASE NOTE: Vermont Space Grant Consortium/NASA EPSoR has moved its office to:

Votey 101
33 Colchester Ave.
College of Engineering and Mathematics
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT 05405-0156
Telephone:(802) 656-1429,   Fax:(802) 656-1104

VSGC Director,Darren Hitt was interviewed on WCAX earlier this week regarding X-Hab. You can see the interview, which is approximately six minutes long, by following this link. http://tinyurl.com/ojjyngc  NASA Selects Five Projects for 2015 X-Hab Academic Innovation Challenge.. University of Vermont: Design of a “Smart-Structure” Deployable Airlock

Congratulations to UVM researchers Jeff Marshall, Darren  Hitt, Junru Wu and graduate students Nicholas achon and Di Chen for being awarded US Patent 8,695,156 entitled “Aeroacoustic Duster”.  This patent resulted from work performed under a 2008 NASA EPSCoR Research Group Award  “Active Surface Technologies for Dust Mitigation in Martian and Lunar  Environments” .  For my more details, see  http://tinyurl.com/kv3h9hy