2023-2024 Community of Practice Scholarship Applicant Information

The Community of Practice (COP) program requests that the information in this application be provided prior to participation in the program. Although the information is being collected by Nevada NASA Programs, all information collected will be sent directly to the COP leads at the applicant’s respective institution.

Community of Practice (CoP) Leads

College of Southern Nevada (CSN)

Stephanie Fiorenza, Community College Professor, Physical Science
Department Of Physical Science

Great Basin College (GBC)

Rita Pujari, Biology Professor
Pahrump Campus
(775)  727-2005

GBC Website

Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC)

Laura Briggs, Community College Professor, Biology

(775) 673-7257


TMCC Website 

Western Nevada College (WNC)

Elizabeth Tattersall, Community College Professor, Chemistry

Department of Liberal Arts


(775) 445-4400

WNC Website


2023-2024 Community of Practice Scholarship Applicant Information

Max. file size: 2 GB.
Please upload a statement of interest in STEM education/career with specific mention of any interests relevant to NASA missions (1 page max), a letter of recommendation, and your unofficial transcripts into a single PDF document.