Conduct research in space and make new discoveries! The adventure begins in 2013. The ISS NASA Education Projects Office is now accepting proposals from higher education institutions or consortia of organizations serving higher education that are interested in conducting research in space and have concepts for flight experiments or demonstrations that utilize a microgravity environment and can be conducted in a ‘1 unit’ (1U) NanoRacks NanoLab.
· Must align with space station program research priorities in technology, biology, biotechnology, and physical sciences
· Must address innovative, meaningful, and enduring research and technology development activities with STEM –based context
White papers must be submitted on January 23, 2013 by 4 p.m. (CST). Full proposals must be submitted on February 20, 2013 by midnight (CST).
For more information, visit: http://tinyurl.com/9wnhgj9
About us: The ISS NASA Education Projects Office acts as a gateway to the space station for students, educators, and institutions of learning and helps to strengthen the connection between space station and STEM education.
Janejit T. Gensler
NASA Johnson Space Center
2101 NASA Parkway
Houston, TX 77058