VSGC Undergraduate STEM Research Scholarship Program


• Must be a U.S. citizen

• Must be enrolled as a full-time student (minimum 12 credit hours) at one of the five Virginia Space Grant Consortium member institutions: Virginia Tech, University of Virginia, Old Dominion University, The College of William and Mary, or Hampton University

• Must have completed at least two years of a STEM undergraduate program and be classified as a junior or senior during the 2020-2021 academic year (must have at least junior status by summer 2021 if choosing this option)

• Must be in a program of study demonstrating an interest in STEM and supporting NASA’s mission

• Must have a grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

• Must not graduate before May 2022



• U.S. citizen

• Graduation date no sooner than May, 2022

• Conducting research that supports NASA’s mission

• Grade point average of at least 3.0

• Must be receiving matching funds of at least $6,000 from applicant’s academic institution

• Enrolled as a full-time graduate student at one of the Virginia Space Grant Consortium member institutions:

The College of William and Mary
Hampton University
Old Dominion University
University of Virginia
Virginia Tech