NASA/Morgan State University Summer Institute of Robotics



Developed as a collaboration between the NASA Robotics Academy at Goddard Space Flight Center and the School of Engineering at Morgan State University, SIR aims to increase the knowledge and understanding of the concepts and principles of robotics for urban high school students. Instruction covers robotic theory and design, computer programming and presentation skills. Lab work allows students to put skills to use in weekly competitions. The program also features visits to corporations that specialize in robotics, as well as trips to nearby engineering organizations and agencies.

General Info

Name NASA/Morgan State University Summer Institute of Robotics
Location Baltimore, MD
Year-round Contacts 301-286-0904
Program Focuses & Features Computer Science, Engineering, Public Speaking
Grade Range (rising grades) 10-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 15-18
Director David Rosage, Director
Residential Fee Free. 4 weeks.
Year Established 2006
Dates & Sessions 1 session, 4 weeks long


David Rosage, Director