Grant Solicitations

Higher Education Grants

The NASA Idaho Space Grant Consortium (ISGC) is seeking proposals for grants to encourage and support hands-on research and other activities for current and prospective Idaho undergraduate and graduate students pursuing science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) degrees and/or careers. ISGC is particularly interested in projects contributing to NASA's missions and/or utilizing NASA content and resources. Activities can include research activities, participation in STEM-focused competitive teams (e.g., robotics teams, etc.), participation in NASA-organized activities, workshops, special courses, or other activities to increase student engagement in STEM fields. 

Maximum award amount: $25,000

Award duration: Most projects typically last 1 year but can run longer if needed.

Matching requirement: 1:1 

Who can apply? ISGC affiliate institutions and their employees/members can apply for these grants.

Proposal submission deadline: April 1, 2020

Earliest start date: July 2020

Solicitation details can be found here:

Collaboration/Travel Grants (for Higher Education)

Maximum award amount: $2,000

Award duration: Varies

Matching requirement: 1:1 

Who can apply? Higher education faculty and staff

Proposal submission deadline: Rolling. Application must be submitted at least 45 days prior to travel.

Earliest start date: Late Jan. 2020

Application URL: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ISGC_Collaboration_Grant_Application

K-12 STEM Engagement and Informal Education Grants  ​

The NASA Idaho Space Grant Consortium (ISGC) is seeking proposals for grants to create opportunities for Idaho K-12 students and/or the public to engage with STEM subjects through hands-on or other experience-based programs. ISGC is especially interested in projects that include an actionable plan to serve underrepresented, low-income, rural, first-generation, and/or female students.

Proposed projects can focus on competitions, camps, mentoring, outreach, or other projects that happen either in or out of school– as long as the proposed project aligns with the intent of the grant and benefits multiple students and/or educators. 

 

Maximum award amount: $25,000

Award duration: Most projects typically last 1 year but can run longer if needed.

Matching requirement: 1:1 

Proposal submission deadline: April 1, 2020

Earliest start date: July 2020

Solicitation details can be found here:

K-12 STEM Travel Grants (i.e., Bus Grants)

Maximum award amount: $1,500

Matching requirement: 1:1 

Who can apply? Idaho educators seeking to take their students to a STEM-related activity

Application due date: Rolling - but must be submitted at least 30 days before event.

Earliest start date: Late Jan. 2020

Application URL: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/66c280ff1c874594907f39d19b5e3276

Looking for Idaho NASA Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research? Please visit

www.idahonasaepscor.org

NASA Idaho Space Grant Consortium

875 Perimeter Drive, MS 1026

Moscow, ID 83844-1026

Email: isgc@uidaho.edu

Phone: (208) 885-4934

Fax: (208) 885-1399

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