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

This scholarship assisted with my funding to help me progress towards my degree in civil engineering.

ASGP funding helped me to carry out my thesis work and provide useful information for the Native Alaskan village of Nuiqsut. Without ASGP funding I would not have been able to perform my field work, which added greatly to my study.


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…

Terilyn Lawson Stephen
Human Exploration and Operations

A study into the effect of smart LED lights and temperature on the daily activity patterns of Nudibranchs

A healthy circadian cycle is essential for humans to function correctly; astronauts, as well as many other animals, have circadian cycles. Environmental cues such as the presence or absence of light, in addition to clock genes, regulate circadian patterns of alertness and quiescence.…

Theresa Phillips