For Faculty


Each year NC Space Grant solicits proposals and applications from university personnel to participate in the following programs (please see individual program links for deadlines, etc.)

New Investigator Program

The New Investigators Program is designed to strengthen North Carolina's aerospace-related research infrastructure by providing startup funding to early career university faculty who are conducting research that is directly aligned with NASA's Strategic Framework.

Informal Education and Public Outreach Program

The overall goal of the NC Space Grant Informal Education and Public Outreach Program is to increase interest in and understanding of STEM disciplines by inspiring and engaging individuals of all ages throughout North Carolina.



North Carolina Space Grant is a NASA
sponosored program administered by
North Carolina State University.