2018-2019 NASA Puerto Rico Space Grant Fellowship Program

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The NASA Puerto Rico Space Grant F ellowship Program is accepting applications for the 2018-2019 academic year(subject to availability of funds).


  • U.S. citizenship (evidence to be provided afterwards)
  • Enrolled in Fall 2018 in an undergraduate or graduate program in
    Puerto Rico: BS, BE, MS, PhD
  • A minimum of 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale (transcript)
  • Academic progress according to schedule (transcript)
  • Cover Page (1 page – form provided)
  • Statement of Professional Goals (1 page)
  • Research Plan (3-5 pages) signed by applicant and research advisor.
    The Research Plan must contain the following parts: 1) Summary; 2)
    Goals and Objectives; 3) Relevance to NASA according to NASA
    Technology Roadmap(s); 4) Collaboration(s) with NASA Center(s) or
    other National Lab(s); 5) Milestones and Timeline for Aug 2017 – May
    2019; 6) References Cited
  • Curriculum Vitae (1-2 pages) including peer-reviewed publications,
    proceedings, and presentations in local, national and international
  • Two letters of recommendation (one from advisor)

The PRSGC Fellowship consists of:

  • Academic Year Stipend:
    PhD $1,700 per month
    MS $1,200 per month
    BS & BE $800 per month
  • Tuition Assistance:
    $1,500 for PhD and MS Students
    $1,000 for BS and BE Students
    (per semester)

Application Deadline is Friday, June 8, 2018

For more information contact Ms. Mildred Rodríguez at 787‑282-7047, or 787-765-5170, ext 2117 or email: mildred.rodriguez@upr.edu