We are pleased to announce that applications for the 2014 USRA Scholarship Awards are now being accepted.
These are awards made to undergraduate students who have shown a career interest in scienc or engineering with an emphasis on space research or space science education. Three Scholarship Awards have been established to honor individuals who have made contributions to science and the US Space Program. A fourth Scholarship Award has been established to broadly support undergraduate science and engineering education. Students will be matched to the scholarship award most appropriate for their area of study.
Up to four Scholarship Awards are available in amounts of $2000 annually. Awards are made to undergraduate students who will be juniors or seniors in the fall. Awards are for one year only,but recipients may re-apply for a second year. All scholarship awards will be paid directly to the recipients.
Additional information and online application are available at http://www.usra.edu/about/outreach/scholarship.
Applications for Fall 2014 Awards will be accepted up until Aug 1, 2014.
ABOUT BAYLOR UNIVERSITY
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, characterized as having “high research activity” by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The university provides a vibrant campus community for approximately 15,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries to study a broad range of degrees among its 11 nationally recognized academic divisions. Baylor sponsors 19 varsity athletic teams and is a founding member of the Big 12 Conference.