How to apply:

To apply, briefly (1-2 pages) tell us about your favorite aspect of space exploration!   Some examples are listed below. Be creative and have fun! ​ In this essay, also please include a brief summary (~1 paragraph) of what got you interested space and your career aspirations. 

  • Examples of scientific topics: Spacesuit / spacecraft design, lunar colonies, Mars exploration, spacecraft propulsion, nuclear fission, natural resources, the economical and political future of funding spaceflight, or constructing a space elevator. Anything related to space!

Please also include:

  • A copy of your most recent transcript (highschool or college) 

  • Your curriculum vitae (CV) 

  • (Optional) A letter of recommendation from a source that can speak to the applicant's personal character


  • Funding amounts depend on the individual, but typically vary between $500-$3,000 per semester and are renewable.

  • The Andromeda Movement is hoping to fund 2-3 students per semester


Who can apply:

  • All high school students and undergraduate students based in Indiana are highly encouraged to apply! 

  • Graduate students are also encouraged to apply.

  • All US citizens are eligible. 

  • Preference will be given to students originally from Indiana and from Madison country.


When to apply

  • Applications for the 2021-22 school year are due by July 10, 2021. 

  • Applications can be emailed to:   info (at)