The Texas Space Grant Consortium the Aviation and Space Foundation of Texas awards students scholarships
UC STAFF | MM/DD/04 | UNIVERSITY COMMUNICATIONS
The Texas Space Grant Consortium the Aviation and Space Foundation of Texas have awarded Alberto Cuen, Raul Estrada and Samuel Lopez Jr., all Electrical Engineering students the Crew Memorial Scholarships for the 2005-06 Academic Year. These scholarships were established by the Consortium and the Foundation in partnership with NASA in memory of the Space Shuttle Columbia astronauts. These scholarships recognize high-achieving students and encourage their consideration of graduate studies in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields which could ultimately lead to careers in space-related fields. The scholarships stress excellence in academics, participation in space education projects, participation in research projects, and exhibited leadership qualities.