205 Alaskan students awarded and supported between 2015 - 2019

$1,107,300 in direct student support awarded between 2015-2019

45 Interns placed with NASA centers and Alaska Industry partners between 2015-2019

75% of graduates from 2015-2019 now employed in STEM fields or pursuing advanced STEM degrees

Funding Opportunities

What Our Students Say

Funding from the ASGP program allowed me to gain work experience in my profession, and specifically the discipline within the field that I am interested in. The ability to learn the nature of software development related to physical simulation and DEM modeling is extremely helpful. 

Allowed me to collect samples and run analysis that otherwise, I would not have been able to do. 

Impact

Human Exploration and Operations

Develop a novel instrumental technique for monitoring adenine metabolites in bone metabolism, energy homeostasis and neuromodulation.

With an active space station and the potential for commercial space flight just around the corner, a better understanding of space and its interactions with the human body will be important. For Terilyn Stephen, a chemistry student at UAF, her research into chemical compounds may help scientists…

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Terilyn Lawson Stephen
Science

The role of biota in snowmelt on glaciers in Alaska

While climate change is often in international news, it's easy to forget that most research is done at the local level.

One of the researchers analyzing this localized impact is Gerard Ganey. Ganey has been studying the environment since his time as an undergraduate at the University of…

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Gerard Ganey