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Gerald A. Soffen Memorial Fund Travel Grant


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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior
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Description:
The Travel Grants, in the amount of $500, enable student recipients to attend professional meetings to present their research. Jerry Soffen, a biologist by training, led a distinguished career in NASA, including serving as the Project Scientist for Viking and as an architect for the NASA Astrobiology Institute. The Travel Grant continues Jerry’s dedication to educating and involving future generations in space science and engineering pursuits.The Travel Grants are awarded to students pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in aerospace-related sciences or engineering fields (astrobiology, astronomy, earth and space science, engineering, etc.) to attend a meeting at which they will present their research.
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Application Deadline: 4/1/2017
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NASA (Lead)

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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Aerospace Engineering
General Earth & Agriculture Sciences
General Engineering & Physical Sciences
STEM Fields

Keywords:
Space Sciences

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This program is funded by:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)


Page last updated 2/3/2017
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