Sponsor: South Carolina Space Grant Consortium
Program: Graduate Research Fellowship
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What South Carolina Space Grant University will you be attending in the Fall?
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List the universities that you have attended not including the degree that you are currently working on. Please upload a PDF version of your transcript. If you are selected
to receive the award, official transcripts may be required for verification.
If you do not have a PDF conversion tool you can use one of these free on-line PDF converters: PDF Online - PDF Converter.
To ensure that your PDF files may be properly included in your application, please ensure that they are not protected via encryption, a password, a signed certificate, or in any other manner.
The proposal (no more than 3 pages) should include:
The total annual requested amount (SC Space Grant + institutional, non-federal match) cannot exceed $32,000. This amount should include the student's annual stipend, not less than $28,000/year and may
also include an allowance for additional research-related expenses, not to exceed $6,000. The allowance may be used to help defray tuition costs, purchase books and software, or to provide per diem and
travel for the student. Requests for the allowance must be fully justified. Alternative uses for this allowance may be requested but must be consistent with the intent of the program. Funds awarded
through the SC Space Grant Consortium must be applied towards the student stipend only. The required 1-to-1matching funds may be applied towards the student's stipend and allowance. A signature from
the official responsible for committing the institution is required for the application. *Indirect charges (IDCs) are NOT ALLOWED on the Graduate Research Fellowship, as they are student awards.
Budget Includes: A SC Space Grant budget for direct costs and matching costs including an estimated timetable in which the funds will be required (e.g. personnel, fringe). A budget justification should also be included.
Please use NASA Budget Form at http://prosper.cofc.edu/~scspacegrant2/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/blankbudget.xls.
I certify that my research mentor has approved the provided research proposal.
|Project Faculty Advisor:|
We require that all of our projects involve NASA-related research. Currently, all research at NASA falls within one or more of their 4 Mission Directorates.
Please select the NASA Mission Directorate that best fits your project.
|Renewal Essay (If applicable):||
|Person With Disability:||Yes No|
|U.S. Citizenship:||I am a citizen of the United States of America. Yes No|
|First Generation:||Will you or your siblings be the first in your family to graduate from college? Yes No|
|Free or Reduced Lunch:||Did you qualify for subsidized school lunch? Yes No|
|Military Service:||Have you ever served in the U.S. military? Yes No|
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|Information Release:||I give permission to NASA and the SCSG to post my full name and award type online. Yes No|
|Certification:||I certify that all of the information in this application is correct and that I meet all of the eligibility requirements stated. Yes No|