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Welcome to the Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium's Website!

Welcome to the Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium's Website!
As one of 52 members of the National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program, our mission is to expand opportunities for Pennsylvanians to learn about and participate in NASA’s aeronautics and space programs by supporting and enhancing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education, research, and outreach programs.

click here for more of Dr. Christopher House's welcome message.


Undergraduate Student Research Program: Application Now Open!

Application Deadline: November 12, 2014

Students from Gannon University, Lincoln University, Penn State Abington, Penn State Altoona, Penn State Main Campus, and Temple University are invited to apply to the Pennsylvania Space Grant Undergraduate Research Program. This scholarship program allows students to work in a university research laboratory under the mentorship of a faculty advisor.

The listing of available research laboratories can be found here: Undergraduate Research Laboratories

The online application can be accessed here: Research Application

Please visit the program webpages for more information:

Women in Science and Engineering Research (WISER) (PSU Main Campus)

Minority Undergraduate Research Experience (MURE) (PSU Main Campus)

STARTUP Undergraduate Research Experience (All participating campuses)

Please direct questions to Alli Fox at or 814-865-2535

June 2014 Visit to the RockSat Launch

Students from Temple University and Montgomery Community College visited the NASA Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia for this year's RockSat-C Launch. The RockSat program is an opportunity for students to design, build, and launch a rocket payload from Wallops.

Temple Students at Wallops

Dr. John Helferty profiled in Temple COE Newsletter

Dr. Helferty has been a member of the Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium since 1991 and has led Temple's participation in the Consortium since 1993.

Read the full article!

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:: Website updated: 07/10/2014