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NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars

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Note: You will be rediected to the EMPLOYERS website to apply for this internship.

Company Name: 
NASA
Industry: 
STEM
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, December 2, 2018
Paid: 
No
Federal Work-Study Eligible Site: 
No
Qualify for WIRCCS Scholarship: 
No
Description: 

Ever wonder how your STEM class contect is applied to the real world? NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) answers this question for you, a community colleget student, by having you go through multiple opportunities to connect your education to career opportunities. 

Students pay only a $30 registration fee to attend the onsite experience. NASA provides ALL travel, lodging, and meals. NCAS helps students make the connection between a STEM degree and career opportunities.  

Online Info Sessions: 

Thursday, March 1, 2018 5-6PM: Central Time.

Link to Session: https://go.nasa.gov/2xaB2Dh
When prompted for your name please enter you first and last name and the college you attend. For example: Luke Skywalker – Dagobah Community College

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Students will: 

  • Spend 5-weeks in an online course learning about NASA's missions and research
  • Build relationships with similarly minded students
  • Apply for a 4-day onsite experience at a NASA center, which includes immersing you in NASA's unique facilities, culture and diverse workforce 
  • Attend briefings by NASA engineers and scientists 
  • Prepare to participate in other competitive NASA projects, programs, and opportunities 
Minimum Requirements: 

Eligibility:

  • 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

*Please note a non-refundable $30 fee will be collected for the onsite portion to cover materials.


The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the career and technical education programs of the District.

The Maricopa County Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities. For Title IX/504 concerns, call the following number to reach the appointed coordinator: (480) 731-8499. For additional information, as well as a listing of all coordinators within the Maricopa College system, visit http://www.maricopa.edu/non-discrimination.