Thursday, March 14, 2013

SOFIA Airborne Astronomy Ambassador Program

NASA's Stratospheric Observatory For Infrared Astronomy, or SOFIA, is a 747SP aircraft carrying a 2.5 meter-diameter telescope. The SOFIA Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors Program is seeking educator teams of two to participate in an upcoming SOFIA flight. One of the team members must be a middle- or high-school educator. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents teaching in a U.S. school.

Applications are due May 3, 2013.

For more information and to apply online, visit

Questions about this opportunity should be directed to Pamela Harman at