To aid the United States in retaining its world leadership in science and technology by providing college scholarships for the very best and brightest students pursuing science, technology, engineering or math degrees.

In addition, the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF) strongly promotes the importance of science and technology to the general public by facilitating unique programs and special events.

Current Opportunities for Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF)

Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Scholarship

Opportunity Type: Scholarship
Description: The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation was created to ensure that the United States would maintain its leadership in science and technology by supporting some of the very best science and engineering college students.
Scholarship candidates must be nominated by faculty members. Students may not directly apply for the award.
Students interested in the scholarship award should contact the ASF liaison at their attending university.
The scholarship candidates are nominated by faculty in their department to a university-wide committee. The university committee selects their best two candidates and submits these nominees to the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Scholarship Committee.
The ASF Scholarship Committee selects one recipient from each school and presents the candidates to the ASF Board of Directors for approval. If both nominees from a school are deemed unqualified, the scholarship will not be awarded to the school.

Contact Information

Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF)
Mail Code: ASF-1
Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899