Spotlight on Education

Organizations across the country are curtailing education and public engagement programs. Some are conducting online programs. Contact the resources below to determine how you can participate. Local museums and planetariums (Museum Alliance) Libraries (NASA @ My Library) Solar System Ambassadors Amateur astronomy clubs (Night Sky Network) A variety of education and public engagement resources are […]
 
The LPI’s education and public engagement team is pleased to assist planetary scientists in their communication and public engagement activities. The LPI conducts scientist workshops to provide insight on meeting audience needs and has placed a variety of recommendations online. For more information, visit:  Scientist Engagement Sessions.
 
Share your education and outreach experiences with the AGU community. Submitting an education abstract won’t count against your first author science abstract submissions! At AGU, one first author education abstract is allowable in addition to a science abstract. The 2020 Fall AGU abstract submission deadline is July 29, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. For more […]
 
ROSES 2020, Amendment 39 releases for community comment draft text for the E.9 Citizen Science Seed Funding Program. The Citizen Science Seed Funding Program (CSSFP) element of ROSES aims to support scientists and other experts to develop citizen science projects relevant to NASA’s Astrophysics, Heliophysics, and Planetary Science Research Programs. This Amendment to ROSES 2020 […]
 
NASA Teams Engaging Affiliated Museums and Informal Institutions, Remote Opportunity Rapid Response (TEAM II RORR) is a one-time opportunity with a shortened response period. Proposals must be submitted electronically via the NASA proposal data system NSPIRES or Grants.gov. The proposal deliverable will be an innovative program, opportunity, or product capable of reaching a diverse set […]
 
The NASA Postdoctoral Program (NPP) supports NASA’s goal to expand scientific understanding of the Earth and the universe in which we live. Selected by a competitive, peer-review process, NPP fellows complete one- to three-year fellowships that offer scientists and engineers unique opportunities to conduct research in fields of science relevant to NASA. Interested applicants may […]
 
“Spotlight on Education” highlights events and programs that provide opportunities for planetary scientists to become involved in education and public engagement. If you know of space science educational programs or events that should be included, please contact the Lunar and Planetary Institute’s Education Department at education@lpi.usra.edu.