Every year LASP makes the following special awards to outstanding students at the University of Colorado.
The Charles A. Barth Scholarship in Space Research
In honor of LASP’s founding director, this scholarship is awarded to undergraduates who are carrying out space research at the lab, covering $1500 of their tuition.
The John T. Gosling Endowed Fellowship
On receiving the National Academy of Sciences Arctowski medal, LASP scientist Jack Gosling donated funds to start a fellowship to award $2000 to graduate students at the University of Colorado to study of the Sun, the study of the solar wind, the study of the Sun-Earth connection, and the study of the solar wind’s interaction with planetary magnetospheres.