NASA Puerto Rico Space Grant Fellowship Program 2018-2019

The NASA Puerto Rico Space Grant Fellowship Program is accepting applications for the 2018-2019 academic year (subject to availability of funds).

Application Requirements:

  • U.S. citizenship (evidence to be provided afterwards)
  • Enrolled in Fall 2018 in an undergraduate or graduate program in PuertoRico: BS, BE, MS, PhD
  • A minimum of 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale (transcript)
  • Academic progress according to schedule (transcript)
  • Cover Page (1 page – form provided)
  • Statement of Professional Goals (1 page)
  • Research Plan (3-5 pages) signed by applicant and researchadvisor. The Research Plan must contain the following parts:  Summary; Goals and Objectives; Relevance to NASA according to NASA Technology Roadmap(s); Collaboration(s) with NASA Center(s) or other National Lab(s); Milestones and Timeline for August 2018-May 2019; References Cited
  • Curriculum Vitae (1-2 pages) including peer-reviewed publications, proceedings, and presentations in local, national and international conferences
  • Two letters of recommendation (one from advisor)
Academic Year Stipend: PhD $1,700 per month
  MS  $1,200 per month
  BS & BE $800 per month


Tuition Assistance:

(per semester)      

$1,500 for PhD and MS Students
$1,000 for BS and BE Students


Application Deadline is Friday, June 8, 2018

For more information contact:

Ms. Mildred Rodríguez-Solivan at 787‑282-7047 or 787-765-5170 Ext. 2117 or email:

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