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First Nations Launch Rocket Team REGISTRATION PROCESS:

Rocket Team Registration Instructions

To Register and Apply:  The faculty advisor must first register with WSGC before students/team members register.  One exception to the order of registration exists. If the student team lead has never registered with WSGC, he/she must register before the advisor begins the Notice of Intent (NOI).

Advisor Application Process
STEP 1:  First-time users must register as faculty on the WSGC website. The registration and sign-in tab can be found on the upper right-hand corner of the website. 
STEP 2:  Sign in to your WSGC account. Applicants will be prompted to update personal information annually (if previously registered).
STEP 3:  Select Manage Applications
STEP 4: Under Grant Application Forms, select Rocket Launch Team (Create an NOI). 
STEP 5: Complete and submit the Rocket Launch Team (Create NOI) Grant Application Form. The following information/documents will be submitted during this step:

  • Other WSGC funding received
  • Team Name
  • Co-Advisor (if applicable)
  • Student Team Lead
  • Grants Officer (if applicable)
  • Industry, Tripoli, National Rocketry Association Mentor Name and Email
  • Competition (First Nations Mars Challenge, First Nations Moon Challenge, First Nations Gateway Challenge)
  • Team Members List

Team Application Process
AFTER the faculty advisor completes the Notice of Intent (NOI), each team member (including any co-advisor) will need to:

STEP 1: Register as an undergraduate student on the WSGC website.  The registration and sign-in tab can be found on the upper right-hand corner of the website.   
STEP 2:  Sign in to your WSGC account. Applicants will be prompted to update personal information annually (if previously registered).
STEP 3:  Select Manage Applications
STEP 4: Under Grant Application Forms, select the appropriate program (First Nations Rocket Launch Competition). The following information/documents will be submitted during this step:

  • Other WSGC funding received
  • Team Name submitted by the Faculty Advisor
  • Resume (Not applicable for First Nations Launch)
  • Prior Rocket Experience
  • Media Release
  • Individual W9 (First Nations Launch Co-advisors Only)

Please direct questions about the First Nations Launch program to:

Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium
Carthage College
2001 Alford Park Drive, Kenosha, WI  53140
Phone:  262-551-6054
Email:
  spacegrant@carthage.edu

Christine Bolz
Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium
FNL Program Director
Phone:  262-551-5915
Email:  cbolz@carthage.edu

 

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