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UNSGC Faculty Research Seed Funding Award Opportunity

Offered by Utah NASA Space Grant Consortium

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Mar 21, 2024
3 awards worth


Grade level

Graduate Students

Expected deadline:

This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

April 2025

Scholarship Overview

Are you a new or early career faculty (assistant professor level or equivalent) at a Utah NASA Space Grant Consortium (UNSGC)-affiliated institution? If so, the UNSGC Faculty Research Seed Funding Award Opportunity may be a great opportunity for you! Each year, the opportunity awards up to $25,000 to help fund applicants’ seed projects. The program intends to help develop core expertise and infrastructure to enable investigators to build a sustainable capability in the state that supports NASA’s Mission Directorates. UNSGC encourages researchers to focus their research on NASA’s priorities while building ties with NASA Centers and aerospace contractors. Proposers should describe how these activities will meet the STEM needs of the state and NASA.

If you’re a new or early career faculty at a Utah NASA Space Grant Consortium, and you’re looking for help funding a research project, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

About Utah NASA Space Grant Consortium

The Utah NASA Space Grant Consortium was founded on September 1, 1989. Their objectives and activities include the National Space Grant program emphases of: diversity, competitiveness, NASA Mission Directorate alignment, interdisciplinary projects, industry relations, and state/local government involvement.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

Graduate Students


U.S. Citizens




Applicants must be new or early career faculty (assistant professor level or equivalent) at a Utah NASA Space Grant Consortium (UNSGC)-affiliated institution.

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

Research proposal

Resume or CV

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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship open to international students?

No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens.

When will the winner of this scholarship be announced?

The UNSGC Faculty Research Seed Funding Award Opportunity winner will be announced: May 1, 2024.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Utah NASA Space Grant Consortium at [email protected].

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

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