NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship

Deadline: February 1, 2013

NASA announces a call for graduate fellowship proposals to the NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship (NESSF) program for the 2013-2014 academic year. This call for fellowship proposals solicits applications from accredited U.S. universities on behalf of individuals pursuing Master of Science (M.Sc.) or Doctoral (Ph.D.) degrees in Earth and space sciences, or related disciplines. The purpose of NESSF is to ensure continued training of a highly qualified workforce in disciplines needed to achieve NASA¹s scientific goals. Awards resulting from the competitive selection will be made in the form of training grants to the respective universities.The deadline for NEW applications is February 1, 2013. (Deadline for RENEWAL applications is March 15, 2013).

The call for proposals and submission instructions is located at:

All proposals must be submitted in electronic format only through the NASA
NSPIRES system. You can register in NSPIRES at

Further information: contact Claire Macaulay, Program Administrator for NESSF Earth Science Research, Telephone:  (202) 358-0151, E-mail: or Dolores Holland, Program Administrator
for NESSF Heliophysics Research, Planetary Science Research, and
Astrophysics Research, Telephone:  (202) 358-0734, E-mail: