NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS)
NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) gives community college STEM students an authentic NASA experience and encourages them to finish a 2-year degree or transfer to a 4-year university to pursue a NASA-related field or career.
- U.S. citizenship
- High school graduate or equivalent and at least 18 years of age
- Registered at a U.S. community college during the semester of the onsite workshop
- Concurrent enrollment or completion of 9+ hours of STEM coursework
- Able to commit to a 5 week online session
- Internet access
- A 300 word essay stating why you are interested in this NASA experience.
To complete the application you must provide:
- Current community college transcripts that include:
Your school’s name
9 hours of STEM courses, either completed or in progress
- Contact information
- Recommendation form to be completed by a professor
- 300 word essay
Please note a non-refundable $35 fee will be collected for the onsite portion to cover materials.