2023 Undergraduate Summer Research Internships

Delaware Space Grant provides summer stipends of up to $5,000 to undergraduates in the fields of science, technology, engineering, math, and geography who are currently enrolled at a DESGC institution.  Recipients must be US Citizens.  Students will work on a research project with a faculty mentor at the institution they attend or at any DESGC affiliate institution.  Applications must be submitted by the faculty mentor.

Isaac Chandler

Mechanical Engineering

University of Delaware

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Christina Marchak

Environmental Science- focus in Climate & Society

University of Delaware

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Allison Fantom

Physics, Concentration in Astronomy and Astrophysics

University of Delaware

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Markos Duey

Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Mathematics

University of Delaware

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David Esquivel

Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics

University of Delaware

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Mark Foerster

Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics

University of Delaware

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Ethan Lettieri

Mechanical Engineering

University of Delaware

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Gavin Redgrave

Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics

University of Delaware

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PI Bennett A. Maruca, Co-I Edward Campbell Graff, Jr., and Undergraduate Jeffrey Neumann after installing the 3-meter satellite dish for the University of Delaware CubeSat Ground Station at the Mt. Cuba Astronomical Observatory in Greenville, DE.

Benjamin Mayhew

Physics, Concentration in Astronomy, Computer Science

University of Delaware

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Samantha Kidwell

Biology

Wilmington University

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Sarah LaTorre

Biology

Wilmington University

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Natalie Vazquez Beales

Environmental Science and Policy, Natural Science

Wilmington University

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Anthony McCarthy

Astronomy & Astrophysics, Physics, Mathematics

Villanova University

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Summer Researchers Wanted!

Summer Research Opportunity applications are entered by research advisors. Our talented faculty will be looking for new students this winter.

Faculty Mentors apply here by February 9, 2024!