2015 NASA College Recruitment Fair



NASA invites students from the classes of 2015, 2016, and 2017
to the NASA College Recruitment Fair

Date: Thursday, May 21, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Place: Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

NASA is hosting a college recruitment event focused on connecting high school sophomore, juniors and seniors with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education opportunities.  Participants will get to:

Meet with 30+ Universities and Colleges
Learn about the different STEM majors at some of the top universities across the state and the country.

Meet one-on-one with NASA Scientists
Get personalized advice on educational and professional career paths from the actual people working at the NASA Kennedy Space Center in the fields of: Aerospace, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology (IT), Life Sciences, Materials, Mining, Robotics, Structural Engineering, and other fields.

Enter into a drawing for a $500 scholarship
All students who attend the college recruitment fair, and complete a participation passport, will be entered into a drawing for a college scholarship.  Multiple $500 scholarships will be awarded on-site at the event.


The list of colleges, universities, and organizations participating this year is in the process of being finalized.

A list of the 2014 participants included:

Bethune Cookman University

Daytona State College

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University

Florida Institute of Technology

Florida Polytechnic University

Florida Eastern State College

Florida Tech UTeach

Georgia Institute of Technology

John Brown University

Kennedy Space Center Pathways Program

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology

Florida Space Grant Consortium

University of Alabama

University of Central Florida

University of South Florida

University of West Florida

West Virginia University


—–>Deadline for registrations is May 20, 2015 <—–

If you do not see the registration from above, please visit the following page as an alternative location for the form: http://forms.aweber.com/form/73/359576873.htm

Once you are registered, you will be receiving further instructions via the email your registered with.

For questions contact: Mary Baker at mary@secorstrategies.com

The college recruitment fair is being hosted by the NASA Robotics Mining Competition, which challenges colleges and universities from around the nation to build robots capable of excavating regolith.  The college recruitment fair is part of the project’s effort to outreach to high school students. For more information about the competition visit: http://www.nasa.gov/nasarmc