<div dir="ltr"><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">2014 </span><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">NASA</span> <span>Student</span> <span>Airborne</span> <span>Research</span> Program (SARP)</b><br>
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</span></b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">June 15 - August 8, 2014</span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal"><br><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;"></span></p>













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<span>Airborne</span> Science Program invites highly motivated advanced undergraduates to apply for participation in the </span><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">NASA</span><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">
<span>Student</span> <span>Airborne</span> <span>Research</span> Program (SARP 2014).† SARP provides <span>students</span>
with hands-on <span>research</span> experience in all aspects of a major scientific
campaign, from detailed planning on how to achieve mission objectives to formal
presentation of results and conclusions to peers and others.† <br></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal"><br><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;"></span></p>












<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Participants will fly onboard the </span><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">NASA</span><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">
DC-8 aircraft where they will assist in the operation of instruments to sample
and measure atmospheric gases and to image land and water surfaces in multiple
spectral bands.† Along with <span>airborne</span> data collection, <span>students</span> will
participate in taking measurements at field sites.† <span>Students</span> will work in
multi-disciplinary teams to study surface, atmospheric, and oceanographic
processes.† Each <span>student</span> will develop his/her own individual <span>research</span>
project.† Many <span>students</span> have gone on to present their results at conferences such as AGU, AMS, and ASLO.<br></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal"><br><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;"></span></p>












<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Instrument and flight preparations,
and the <span>research</span> flights themselves, will take place at </span><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">NASA</span><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">ís
Dryden Aircraft Operations Facility, in Palmdale, CA.† Post-flight data
analysis and interpretation will take place at the University of California,
Irvine.† Applicants must have a strong academic background in any of the physical, chemical, or biological sciences or engineering and an interest in
applying their background to the study of the Earth system.† We especially
encourage applications from <span>students</span> majoring in Earth, environmental or
atmospheric sciences and related disciplines.</span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal"><br><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;"></span></p>












<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">SARP participants will receive
round-trip travel to California, housing and transportation during the 8-week
program, a $3000 stipend and a $2500 meals allowance.</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;"></span></p>

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The deadline for all applications is <b>Feb. 7, 2014</b>. </span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Applicants
 must be US citizens currently enrolled in a four-year college or 
university.† Preference in admission will be given to current 
undergraduate juniors (rising seniors in summer 2014).<br>






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<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">For more information and to download
the program application, flyer, etc visit: <br></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"></span><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><a href="http://www.nserc.und.edu/sarp/sarp-2014/" target="_blank">http://www.nserc.und.edu/sarp/sarp-2014/</a></span></p>



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<span style="font-size:10pt;line-height:115%;font-family:&quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Specific
questions about the program should be directed to <a href="mailto:SARP2014@nserc.und.edu" target="_blank">SARP2014@nserc.und.edu</a></span><div><img src="https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/images/cleardot.gif"></div><div class="">
<div id=":18q" class="" tabindex="0"><img class="" src="https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/images/cleardot.gif"></div></div><br clear="all"><br>-- <br>Emily Schaller, Ph.D.<br>Science and Education Coordinator<br>National Suborbital Education and Research Center<br>
701-317-0789<br><a href="mailto:emily.schaller@nasa.gov">emily.schaller@nasa.gov</a><br><div style="padding:0px;margin-left:0px;margin-top:0px;overflow:hidden;word-wrap:break-word;color:black;font-size:10px;text-align:left;line-height:130%">
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