Foundation / Corporation
Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium (WSGC)
Grants to Wisconsin research staff and faculty affiliated with qualified IHEs and industry affiliates for space-related research initiatives. Funding is intended for research projects involving students. Women, individuals from minority backgrounds, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.
Programs should do two or more of the following:
Successful proposals will combine a robust, relevant research project with a plan that fully integrates students into meaningful, high-caliber, significant research experiences from 10 weeks to a full or academic year, culminating in a presentation. Awards will be based on the proposal topic, quality, credentials of the investigator(s), the probability of success in developing space-related research infrastructure, and specific plans on how this seed funding will help to build this research program.
Research initiatives must focus on NASA-related activities including: earth and atmospheric sciences, astronautics, aeronautics, space sciences, and any other space-related fields (e.g. agriculture, business, law, medicine, nursing, social and behavioral sciences, space architecture, and space biology).
GrantWatch ID#: 162197
- Multi-institutional Awards: up to $15,000**
- Major Awards: up to $10,000
- Minor Award: up to $5,000
*Based on availability of funds.
**Projects demonstrating collaboration between two- and four-year campuses or multiple four-year campuses will be eligible for the multi-institutional award.
Research experiences may span 10 weeks to a full academic year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register and apply online: https://wsgc.carthage.edu/apps/account/login/?next=/forms/dashboard/
Please direct questions about the Research Infrastructure Program to:
Gubbi Sudhakaran, Associate Director for Research Infrastructure,
Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium
Associate Dean, College of Science and Health
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
La Crosse, WI 54601
Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium
2001 Alford Park Drive
Kenosha, WI 53140
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