Team Projects

Students from NASA KY Space Grant Affiliate Institutions who are interested in funding for a NASA-related team project need a faculty mentor to sponsor and submit a Team Project (TP) proposal as described in NASA Kentucky Space Grant Consortium 2013 RFP. The submission window for this year has closed, however see the links below to plan a Team Project for next year’s award cycle.

See Space Grant for a list of faculty representatives and Affiliate member institutions.

All proposals and budgets must be approved by your institution’s research office.

Upcoming Dates

RASC-AL ROBO-OPS Project Plan: Dec 8, 2013
HASP Call for Payloads: Dec 20, 2013
American Velocity Challenge Application: Dec 23, 2013
RASC-AL Abstract: Jan 19, 2014
RASC-AL Lunar Wheel NOI and Project Plan: Jan 19, 2014

Team Projects

AIAA Student Design/Build /Fly Competition  AIAA Student Competitions
American Velocity Challenge
A Rocket Launch for International Student Satellites (ARLISS)
AUVSI Student Competitions
Annual CanSat Competition
High Altitude Student Platform (HASP)
NASA Great Moonbuggy Race
NASA University Student Launch Initiative (USLI and SLI)
NASA Robotic Mining Competition
NASA/NIA Revolutionary Aerospace Systems Concept-Academic Linkage (RASC-AL)
RASC-AL Lunar Wheel Design
SAE Collegiate Design Series
University of Evansville High Altitude Intercollegiate Balloon Competition

Contact Us


Dr. Suzanne Weaver Smith, Director

Dr. Janet K. Lumpp, Associate Director

Jacob Owen, Assistant Director

Mark Pittman, Program Manager

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)
Fax: 859-257-0035