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20th Annual ASGC Symposium, April 20, 2012 The 20th Arkansas Space Grant Symposium will be held at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain. This year’s event will again comprise the premier aerospace conference in Arkansas and will have a three concurrent sessions schedule, covering topics in Chemistry, Physics and Astronomy, Bio and Life [...]

The Arkansas NASA EPSCoR Program office will be hosting the 2nd Research Team Networking Workshop at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institution on August 4 & 5, 2011. Research topics include CubSat, Advance Materials, Rockets, Plant Biology and Chemistry. Registration forms can be found on the documents page of this site. Any question please contact the Program [...]

The 2010 – 2011 JBU NASA Lunabotics team recently got back from Kennedy Space Center and competed very well in NASA’s Second Annual Lunabotics Mining Competition.  The team received first place in the “Systems Engineering Paper” with a $500 scholarship.  The team should be very proud of this accomplishment.  The team received a perfect 20 [...]

The 19th Annual ASG C Symposium registration is now open. This yearís event will be held at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain on April 22, 2011 starting at 8:00 a.m. Amber Straughn Amber N. Straughn, Ph.D. NASA Postdoctoral Fellow (NPP), Lead Scientist for James Webb Space Telescope Education and Public Outreach, will [...]

The Arkansas Space Grant Consortium is now accepting applications for the 2011 Workforce Development Competition. Applications can be found on our Documents page. For more information on this program please contact your campus representatitive or Ms. Sue Hawkins in our program office.

The Arkansas Space Grant Consortium has compiled this menu of student Internship and/ or Fellowship opportunities in order to simplify the search for these unique NASA programs. Information about each program and the application process for each is contained at its listed URL below: Title Website Deadline Women in Aerospace WIA_Foundation_Scholarship_  Announcement_2011-12_Final.pdf 2011-12_WIA_Foundation_  Application_writable.pdf January [...]

The 18th Annual ASG C Symposium is now open for registrations. This year’s event will be held at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain on April 16, 2010 starting at 8:00a.m. Astronaut Duane “Digger” Carey will be our luncheon keynote speaker. Registrations and abstracts are due to the program office by April 1, [...]

The Arkansas Space Grant Consortium is now accepting applications for the Workforce Development Competition. Applications can be found on our Documents page. For more information on this program please contact your campus representatitive or Ms. Sue Hawkins in our program office.

The ASGC Program Office released their Year 20 ASGC CPR Call for Proposals. CRP awards are issued to form teams of Arkansas researchers and their students. These teams are composed of personnel from at least two ASGC campuses. Awards typically fund the formation of new research teams, meant to develop projects and seek funding from [...]

The Arkansas NASA EPSCoR Program plans to award four (4) $20,000 Research Infrastructure Development (RID) awards. These awards will serve as “seed” money to promote team-based research activities that involve cooperation between researchers at two (2) or more ASGC campuses, government agencies, or industry. Each awardee will receive one year of funding. Dates to remember: [...]