Disclosure of grants and contributions awards

Fiscal Year 2013-2014

4th quarter

Recipient Name:Governors of the University of Alberta
Location:Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Purpose:13SSTABCAN: This project entitled «The Ninth Canada/Norway Student Sounding Rocket (CaNoRock-9)» has the objective(s) : CaNoRock is a collaboration between the Andoya Rocket Range and seven Canadian and Norwegian Universities to use hands-on rocket activities to train students and attract them to graduate study or the aerospace industry. The successfull three-year pilot program trained 65 Canadian undergraduate students through 7 student rocket courses. Alumni of the program show unprecedented high interest in the aerospace industry (40%), graduate study (77%) and have been employed by companies such as Magellan Aerospace and Boeing. This project will fund one additional CaNoRock campaign to maintain program continuity and the excellent partnership with Norway.
Comments:Payment will be made as follows: Year 1 65,000$.