This call for graduate fellowship proposals, entitled NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship Program – 2011-2010 Academic Year, solicits applications from accredited U.S. universities on behalf of individuals pursuing master’s or doctoral (Ph.D.) degrees in Earth and space sciences, or related disciplines. The purpose of NESSF is to ensure continued training of a highly qualified workforce in disciplines needed to achieve NASA’s scientific goals. Awards resulting from the competitive selection will be training grants to the respective universities, with the advisor serving as the principal investigator. The financial support for the NESSF program comes from the Science Mission Directorate’s four science divisions: Earth Science, Heliophysics, Planetary Science and Astrophysics.
For more information on the solicitation, visit: http://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary.do?method=init&solId=%7B6803E463-A6EF-3164-F103-A1E4178E430D%7D&path=open