The DEVELOP program in Fort Collins was launched in 2012, and has between 24 and 30 participants each year, according to Brian Woodward, CSU graduate student and lead organizer of the program.

Applications for the summer term will be accepted until March 1. DEVELOP participants are hired as contractors, through the DEVELOP National Program Office, with the pay rate set depending on the level of education.

CSU Research Scientist Paul Evangelista is the director and science advisor for NASA DEVELOP at CSU. Please contact him with any question concerning the NASA DEVELOP program at Colorado State University.

Spring 2019 Term:

  • Term Dates: January 28 – April 5

Summer 2019 Term:

  • Application Window: January 21 – March 1
  • Recommendations Due: March 15
  • Applicant Notifications: April – May
  • Term Dates: June 3 – August 9

Fall 2019 Term:

  • Application Window: May 20 – June 28
  • Recommendations Due: July 12
  • Applicant Notifications: August
  • Term Dates: September 16 – November 22