Web Exclusive: Aerospace Scholarships Now Being Accepted

Local high school Juniors are now eligible to participate in NASA's plan for space exploration with Texas' High School Aerospace Scholars Program.

Participants will complete 10 web-based assignments during the school year, travel to Johnson Space Center in Houston in the summer 2009.

Eligible students are required to meet the following criteria:

*U.S. Citizen

*Texas Resident

*Current High School Junior

*Interest in Science, Math, or Engineering

*Able to Commit to a Relationship with the Johnson Space Center, including a one week residential experience during the summer

*Access to Internet and E-Mail

Students interested in applying for the program can do so at the following link: http://aerospacescholars.jsc.nasa.gov