Proposals due December 31, 2013

FY2013-14 Team Competition Grants

NC Space Grant awards funding to undergraduate teams to help them participate in national competitions either sponsored or sanctioned by NASA or another STEM-related organization (NASA USLI, NASA Lunabotics, IEEE, Eco-Challenge, etc.). These competitions should be in the fields of science, engineering or mathematics, and complement the academic studies of the team members.

NC Space Grant will award up to four team competition grants of up to $5,000 (based on available funding).  Funds can be used to purchase supplies and materials to support the team project, and/or cover registration and travel expenses.


Proposal Guidelines

Each team is required to complete a proposal that includes the following (refer to request for proposals for specific details):


Period of Performance

The period of performance for this project is January 15, 2014 to June 15, 2014. Due to the nature of the available funds, no-cost extensions WILL NOT BE GRANTED. No exceptions.

Expectations for Students

Proposal Submission

Proposals must be submitted via email in PDF format to by December 31, 2013. All documents must be submitted as one complete proposal package. Award announcements will be made by January 10, 2014. Projects selected for funding will receive payments through the proposing institution's Office of Sponsored Projects.

For questions related to this solicitation, please contact Jobi Cook at (919) 515-5933 or