WASHINGTON, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Only two weeks remain to submit graduate student applications for NASA's new Space Technology Research Fellowships. Applications are due by Feb. 23 for the new NASA grants.
Applications are being accepted from accredited U.S. universities on behalf of graduate students interested in performing space technology research beginning this fall.
The fellowships will sponsor U.S. graduate student researchers who show significant potential to contribute to NASA's strategic space technology objectives through their studies. Sponsored by NASA's Office of the Chief Technologist, the fellowships' goal is to provide the nation with a pipeline of highly skilled engineers and technologists to improve America's technological competitiveness.
NASA Space Technology Fellows will perform innovative space technology research while building the skills necessary to become future technological leaders. Information about the fellowships, including how to submit applications, is available at:
To learn more about NASA's Office of the Chief Technologist and the crosscutting space technology areas of interest to NASA, visit: