Welcome to the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Education Foundation's Space Camp scholarship application portal!

2022 General Scholarship application is now closed.

 Scholarship winners will be notified February 15, 2022.

The Alabama Space Academy for Educators Summer 2022 Scholarship Application is now Open!

The U.S. Space & Rocket Center has received funding from the Alabama Legislature to bring teachers from across the state to Space Academy for Educators.

This professional development program uses the format of astronaut style training to convey new ways of teaching science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) concepts to the world's future work force. The hands-on learning activities are designed to be easily replicated in the classroom and aim to excite students about STEM education. Activities are geared to span grade levels 4-9. All lessons and activities are correlated to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). The scholarship includes tuition, meals, lodging, flight suit, swag package and classroom educational materials. 

2022 Program Dates are: 

 Session 1 - Arrive June 15, Graduate, June 20
 Session 2 - Arrive June 22, Graduate, June 27

To be considered to receive a scholarship for the 2022 ALSAE program, educators must meet the following requirements:

  1. Must be a certified or practicing educator that is/will continue to teach in a public school in the state of Alabama.
  2. Has not previously attended a Space Academy for Educators program through the ALSAE program.

Application Instructions:

If you are a full-time educator in a public school system in the state of Alabama, you are eligible for a scholarship to attend this special program. Please follow the instructions above and select the ALSAE option from the drop down menu to begin your scholarship application.

 Please email heatherr@spacecamp.com with questions. 

For technical assistance with your account or application email karlaw@spacecamp.com.

Once you have created an account and logged in, begin your application by clicking on the ALSAE Application on your dashboard. When you have completed the application, uploaded your lesson plan and marked both as complete, please return to your dashboard; click 'Submit." After you have submitted your application, changes or additions will not be accepted. You will have the opportunity to review your application before submitting. Please do not wait until the deadline to submit your application since the award process is ongoing. 

 NOTE: This application will close when available spaces are filled. If you would like to be a part of this wonderful scholarship opportunity, please complete your application as soon as possible. 

The goal of ALSAE is to provide you, the educator, with tools to share with your students and your community.

Other Space Camp Scholarship opportunities for Alabama residents:

Applications for SALSA will open December 2021 for summer 2022

Space Academy for Leading Students in Alabama (SALSA)

Space Academy for Leading Students in Alabama (SALSA) is a program funded by the State of Alabama for students ages 12 to 14 The legislature awards a scholarship for a male and female student from every legislative district a scholarship to attend a special session of Space Academy at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville.

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If you have any questions about the SALSA program or the selection process, please email karlaw@spacecamp.com.

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