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    WSGC NEWS

    • Save the Date: Annual Wisconsin Space Conference
      Please join us for the 34th Annual Wisconsin Space Conference on Friday, August 9 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.  Special guest speaker, Michell Thaller, Assistant Director for Science Communication at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and Waukesha, WI native will discuss the United States’ “Return to the Moon.”  Registration for the event will open soon.

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    • Mileage Reimbursement Rate Updated
      Effective January 1, 2024, Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium will adopt the new IRS mileage rate of .67 per mile.

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STEM Bridge Scholarship Award Recipients

Each year the Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium awards a number of undergraduate scholarships and graduate fellowships to the best and brightest college and university students from WSGC member and affiliate member institutions. Renewable awards for the STEM Bridge Scholarship are based on a commitment to space-related studies and an indication of an on-going or a proposed program of undergraduate space-related studies by undergraduate students identified as a member of a federally recognized minority group. WSGC is pleased to announce and congratulate the following students on their WSGC STEM Bridge Scholarships.

2023


Ituoghirisic Igoni
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Jose Trujillo Parra
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Major: Electrical Engineering

Brandon Roberts
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Major: Geoscience

Jonathan Stone
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Major: Mechanical Engineering

2022


Ellyssa Purdy
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Mikayla Walker
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Major: Geology

Nicolas Welker
Carthage College

Major: Physics

2021


Ellyssa Purdy
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Mikayla Walker
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Major: Geology

Nicolas Welker
Carthage College

Major: Physics

2020


Rene Chavez
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Major: Geoscience

D’Amoure Washburn
Milwaukee School of Engineering

Major: Mechanical Engineering

2019


Yanet Fernandez
University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley

Major: General Studies AAS

Eric McDaniel
University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley

Major: Computer Science

2018


Xavier James
University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse
Majors: Aerospace Engineering

Christian Quiles
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

Majors: Physics

2017


 

Xavier James
University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse
Majors: Aerospace Engineering

James Vasquez
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Majors: Mechanical Engineering

2016


Xavier James
University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse
Majors: Aerospace Engineering

James Vasquez
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Majors: Mechanical Engineering


Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium

    WSGC NEWS

    • Save the Date: Annual Wisconsin Space Conference
      Please join us for the 34th Annual Wisconsin Space Conference on Friday, August 9 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.  Special guest speaker, Michell Thaller, Assistant Director for Science Communication at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and Waukesha, WI native will discuss the United States’ “Return to the Moon.”  Registration for the event will open soon.

      More >

    • Mileage Reimbursement Rate Updated
      Effective January 1, 2024, Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium will adopt the new IRS mileage rate of .67 per mile.

      More >

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