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NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) Program

NASA is currently seeking community college STEM majors for its Summer 2018 NCAS program!  NCAS participants are engaged in a rich STEM learning experience through interactions with NASA scientists and engineers, web-based activities and a three-day onsite experience at a regional NASA Center.  Community college students from across the nation are chosen to participate through a competitive process. Selected students are U.S. citizens currently pursuing their initial undergraduate degrees at a community college who have an interest and aptitude for mathematics, science, engineering or computer science.

Students interested in participating in the Summer 2018 NCAS program must apply by March 5th, 2018 at 12:00pm!  Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • U.S. citizen

  • High school graduate and at least 18 years of age

  • Must be a registered community college student (at the time of application, and during Spring 2015)

  • Concurrent enrollment or completion of 9+ hours of STEM coursework (can be any courses)

  • Able to commit to a 5 week online session and a three-day onsite experience at a NASA Center

  • Internet access

Apply online:

*If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Roslyn at​
Want to learn more?  Check out this awesome video for the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars Program on YouTube: