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NASA Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) Innovation and Tech Transfer Idea Competition (MITTIC)

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Your career pathway can start HERE, no matter your field of study! The NASA Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) Innovation and Tech Transfer Idea Competition (MITTIC) is seeking Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) and Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) teams of students from all fields of study to rise to the challenge of creating new and innovative technologies to benefit your community and the world. MITTIC provides a resume worthy experience, an opportunity to gain or show off your entrepreneurial skills, money, and bragging rights for your school. This #SpaceToPitch is a chance to develop your own “spinoff” idea into a lucrative business opportunity in the future.

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