Chris McGee, NASA News Chief
NASA Public Affairs Office
Stennis Space Center, MS 39529-6000
Jan. 25, 2010
NASA Offers College Scholarships
The NASA College Scholarship Fund has announced its 2010 agencywide call for applications.
NCSF awards scholarships to qualified dependents of former and current NASA employees. During this 28th year of the program, up to six scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $2,000 each. Each scholarship is renewable for a maximum of $8,000 over a period of six calendar years. Deadline for applications is March 19.
All applicants must have a high school diploma or be enrolled in a college. An applicant must have a combined high school and college grade point average of 2.5 or greater on a 4.0 scale.
Information and materials are available online at http://nasapeople.nasa.gov/nasascholarship/index.htm.
For additional details, call Joy Smith, program manager, at 228-688-2118.
For information about Stennis Space Center, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/centers/stennis/.
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