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NASA’s New York City Research Initiative

Posted on Tuesday, January 4, 2011 by for Juniors, NASA, Sophomores.


Dr. Frank Scalzo from the Goddard Institute for Space Science will be here on Thursday, January 6th, 2011 to speak about NASA’s New York City Research Initiative during period 11 in room A314. NASA’s mission is to pioneer the future in space exploration, scientific discovery and aeronautics research. Anyone who is interested in working with scientists on a NASA funded project over the summer or who would like to know more about NASA research taking place in the New York City area should attend.

To be eligible for the NYCRI you must …

  • be a US citizen
  • be 16 years of age by June 29, 2011
  • demonstrate an interest in science, technology, engineering, or math
  • have maintained a GPA equivalent of a B or higher in science and math
  • be available to participate Monday through Friday for the duration of the program