Each year, the National Space Club awards a $10,000 scholarship in memory of rocket pioneer Dr. Robert H. Goddard. According to Wikipedia, Goddard, “was an American engineer, professor, physicist, and inventor who is credited with creating and building the world’s first liquid-fueled rocket. Goddard successfully launched his model on March 16, 1926, ushering in an era of space flight and innovation.
- Must be a U.S. citizen
- Should be in at least the junior year of an accredited university
- Must have the intention of pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies in science or engineering during the interval of the scholarship
- Official transcript of college record
- At least two (2) letters of recommendation from faculty
- Statement of Intent
- Provide your academic plans that would lead to future participation in some phase of the aerospace sciences and technology: 500 words minimum, no longer than two (2) pages
- Past research, leadership, and participation in space-related science and engineering
Deadline: December 2, 2018.
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