Through its Distinguished Undergraduate Awards program, USRA offers scholarships to undergraduates who have shown a career interest in aeronautics or space research related fields, or in space science education. Eligible majors include aerospace engineering, astronomy, astrobiology, biophysics, computer science, earth science, electrical and mechanical engineering (with applications to aerospace engineering or space science), geophysics, geology, mathematics, physics, and space science education.
Awards are made to undergraduates who will be juniors or seniors in the fall. Up to four scholarships are available in amount of $5,000 each.
Applications are now being accepted through Aug 7, 2020. Applications will be reviewed with consideration to circumstances arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.
More information is available at USRA Distinguished Undergraduate Awards.