Astronaut Scholarship

ASTRONAUT SCHOLARSHIP

 

The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation offers a $10,000 scholarship to an outstanding junior or senior student who exhibits motivation, imagination, and exceptional performance in the fields of engineering and natural or applied sciences currently enrolled at the University of Central Florida. 


Students must be highly motivated, focused in their scientific objectives, and possessed of intellectual daring.  UCF is one of the designated Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Colleges and Universities.  For more information on the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation please visit: www.astronautscholarship.org


Also, see: 2016ASF-DocumentChecklist.pdf


Please note that students cannot apply directly for this award. Students must be identified and nominated by at least one faculty member who knows the nominee personally and well.  

 

Student Application

In addition, nominated students must provide the following application materials:

- Personal Statement

- Official Transcript

- Resume

- Completed Nomination Form (To be completed with the nominating faculty member) 2016ASF-NominationForm.pdf

- Financial Summary Form (While the award is based primarily on merit, need will be considered) 2016ASF-FinancialSummaryForm.pdf

- Proof of Citizenship

Use this checklist: 2016ASF-DocumentChecklist.pdf


APPLICATIONS ARE DUE TUESDAY, MARCH 7, BY 5:00 P.M.

Email to OPA at opa@ucf.edu

 

For more information contact: opa@ucf.edu