Building Leaders for Advancing Science and Technology (BLAST) - Three day residential program for 8th and 9th grade students focusing on hands-on interactive STEM activities taught by faculty and staff from University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, or Old Dominion University. http://www.blast.spacegrant.org
Virginia Space Coast Scholars (VSCS) – Program for 10th grade students focusing on the missions managed by NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s Eastern Shore, with a Summer Academy program at NASA Wallops Flight Facility. http://vscs.spacegrant.org/
Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars (VASTS) – Program for 11th or 12th grade students focusing on NASA’s human spaceflight missions and the Journey to Mars, with a Summer Academy program at NASA Langley Research Center. http://www.vasts.spacegrant.org/
Virginia Earth System Science Scholars (VESSS) – Program for 11th or 12th grade students focusing on NASA’s Earth System Science missions, with a Summer Academy program at NASA Langley Research Center. http://www.vsgc.odu.edu/VESSS
Do you have dreams of one day becoming a commercial airline pilot and traveling the world? The Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC), in partnership with the Commonwealth of Virginia, Liberty University, Averett University and the Virginia Department of Aviation, is offering flight academies at no cost for high school students statewide. Click here to find out more, Pathways Flight Program and 2018 Pilot Program.