The vision of the South Dakota Space Grant Consortium (SDSGC) is to expand opportunities for all South Dakotans through education, research, and public service in the fields of aerospace, earth science, and supporting STEM disciplines. As the link between NASA and the citizens of South Dakota, SDSGC's mission is to instill the spirit of exploration and discovery in students and educators and in the general public, with a special focus on the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics that are essential for the development of the nationís workforce.
Click here for SDSGC's Strategic Plan
Tribal College Scholarship Program
∑ NASA funds two SD "USIP" Proposals
∑ NASA JSC Educator Professional Development Institutes
∑ New affiliation: SD Air & Space Museum
∑ Recent Student Success Stories - SD Space Grant
∑ Study at the Frontiers of Space: Poster and Flyer
∑ SD Space Grant "At a Glance"
∑ SD NASA EPSCoR "At a Glance"
∑ Mars Science Lab: Curiosity Rover. More here
∑ Space interviews on SDPB by SDSGC's Tom Durkin
∑ Historic "Earthrise" image Apollo 8 Christmas Eve 1968
∑ Cassini Mission to Saturn
∑ See International Space Station from:
Rapid City, Pierre, Sioux Falls, Spearfish, Elsewhere.
Virtual Tour, How built
∑ Mars Exploration Rover Mission
∑ Meeting Information
∑ What's New?, plus NASA NEWS Updates
∑ South Dakota's NASA-EPSCoR Program Homepage