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NASA Space Grant

NASA initiated the National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program, also known as Space Grant, in 1989. The Space Grant is a national network of over 850 affiliates from universities, colleges, industry, museums, science centers, and state and local agencies. These affiliates belong to one of 52 consortia in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Space Grant is working to expand opportunities for Americans to understand and participate in NASA’s aeronautics and space projects by supporting and enhancing science and engineering education, research and public outreach efforts.

Kentucky Space

Kentucky Space is a nonprofit enterprise involved in designing and developing educational, R&D and entrepreneurial space platforms. It is a consortium involving the students and the combined resources of universities and Kentucky industry. The managing partner and founder of Kentucky Space is the Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation.

Kentucky Statewide EPSCoR

The Kentucky EPSCoR Program builds statewide infrastructure that promotes national research competitiveness. The Statewide Program’s impact is far reaching. Hundreds of faculty and students at 14 colleges and universities in the Commonwealth have participated in EPSCoR

Contact Us

E-mail: nasa@uky.edu

Dr. Suzanne Weaver Smith, Director
859-323-4545

Dr. Janet K. Lumpp, Associate Director
859-323-4544

Jacob Owen, Assistant Director
859-323-4542

Mark Pittman, Program Manager
859-323-4543

NASA Kentucky Space Grant Consortium and EPSCoR Programs
University of Kentucky College of Engineering
112 Robotics Bldg (RMB)
Lexington, KY 40506-0108

Phone: 859-218-6272 (859-218-NASA)