School of Engineering

MSGC Application Information

The Michigan Space Grant Consortium (MSGC) announces funding opportunities for the 2011 - 12 funding interval.  The application and review processes are all online at  The deadline date for MSGC funding opportunities is no later than Friday, November 19, 2010 at midnight.  (Note: the on-line application may incorrectly show November 22, 2010. The date is scheduled to be changed to November 19, 2010)

Program categories are

Fellowship Program
Research Seed Grant Program
Precollege Education Program
Public Outreach Program
Teacher Training Program

Women, under-represented minorities, and persons with
disabilities are encouraged to apply to all Michigan Space Grant

The Fourteenth Annual Fall MSGC Conference has been scheduled for Saturday, November 13, 2010 from 8:30 a.m. to approximately 4:30 p.m.

The 2010 MSGC newsletter, "Michigan in Space," is now on the website:


More information:

  • Registration for the conference and announcements for the funding opportunities can be  found on the MSGC website.
  • Registration for the conference is required in order to adequately plan for seating, refreshments, and lunch.  The Registration Deadline date for the conference is October 25, 2010.  We are calling for short lectures and/or posters (abstract required).  Some travel expense assistance for out-of-town students available (if you need lodging in Ann Arbor, you must contact Bonnie Bryant no later than October 15, 2010).
  • For more information about the Conference, including a registration form, please visit the MSGC website or call Bonnie Bryant at (734) 764-9508 or e-mail:
  • The MSGC website is now open for Fellowship, Precollege Education, Public Outreach, Teacher Training, and Research Seed Grant proposals.  Deadline date for proposal packages is no later than Friday, November 19, 2010.  Funding announcements will be made in February 2011.


 ***Women, underrepresented minorities, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to all MSGC funding opportunities.***

Note - MSGC Fellowship Program:  Only US citizens may apply for a MSGC Fellowship.

Note - MSGC Research Seed Grant Program:   Funding cannot be used to purchase equipment.  Funding can be used for travel and to purchase supplies and services.  Funding can also be used for faculty and student salaries if they are US citizens.  Funding cannot be used to pay salaries, stipends, or travel to persons that are not US Citizens.  Persons who received a Research Seed Grant in the previous year are not eligible to submit.

Additional Information:

2011 Sample Budget

2011 Sample Budget template

Guidelines for Fellowships

Guidelines for Seed, Pre-College, Public Outreach, and Teacher Training

Internal Review and Approval Form

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