Higher Education

Our higher education programs include:

  1. Higher Education Course Development Program
  2. Maine Student High Altitude Platform Program (MeSHAP) at the University of Maine

Other research programs for higher education faculty are identified below


MSGC Higher Education Course Development Program:

The goal of MSGC’s Higher Education Course Development Program is to support higher education affiliates in improving their STEM curricula through the development or revision of STEM courses and curriculum with space exploration and space technology contents.

Proposals that pilot how modified STEM curricula could be delivered through synchronous or asynchronous modes of instructions under COVID-19 conditions will be given priority for funding.


The 2020-2021 Program is now OPEN!!


Letters of Intent are due:  Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Proposals are due:  Friday, December 4, 2020

Download the 2020_2021  Higher Education Course Development Program RFP  to view proposal guidelines and important dates.

Download the write-able forms as referenced as Appendix A


Research Infrastructure

Minority Collaboration Program

MeSHAP-High Altitude Ballooning Program