NASA Offering Aerospace Summer Programs
High School Aerospace Scholars (HAS)
HAS is an interactive online learning experience for high school juniors in Texas. Selected students are nominated by their State Legislator, have an interest in math, science, engineering or computer science and are encouraged to pursue high tech careers. Participation is highlighted by a six-day experience at the Johnson Space Center. Visit has.aerospacescholars.org for more information.
TEXAS Community College Aerospace Scholars (CAS)
Funded by the Texas legislature, CAS, gives teams of community college students from across the state of Texas an opportunity to participate in a unique on-site team project. Students are involved in web-based interactive activities prior to their arrival at Johnson Space Center. Visit cas.aerospacescholars.org for more information.
Middle School Aerospace Scholars (MAS)
This is a unique program designed for middle school teachers. Also funded by the State of Texas and administered by NASA’s Johnson Space Center, selected teachers participate in a one-week summer professional development workshop at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. Teams of teachers learn to integrate NASA instructional materials into their classroom curriculum and develop an action plan to implement during the school year. A series of distance learning events held at the participant’s schools are also included in this program.Visit mas.aerospacescholars.org for more information.