Alabama NASA EPSCoR (Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research)
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The Goal of Alabama NASA EPSCoR is to provide seed funding to develop an academic research enterprise directed toward long-term, self-sustaining, nationally-competitive capabilities in aerospace and aerospace-related research.
–Contribute to and promote the development of research infrastructure in NASA EPSCoR jurisdictions in areas of strategic importance to the NASA mission;
–Improve the capabilities of the NASA EPSCoR jurisdictions to gain support from sources outside the NASA EPSCoR program;
–Develop partnerships between NASA research assets, academic institutions, and industry;
–Contribute to the overall research infrastructure, science and technology capabilities, higher education, and/or economic development of the jurisdiction; and
–Work in close coordination with Space Grant to improve the environment for science, technology, engineering and mathematics education in the jurisdiction.
Research Infrastructure Development (RID) Awards
Research CAN Awards
NASA EPSCoR Website
Alabama NASA EPSCoR 2011 Factsheet