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Strategic University Research Partnerships

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The Jet Propulsion Laboratory has formal strategic partnerships with thirteen universities that have major commitments to space exploration, and broad connections to JPL.

The Strategic University Research Partnership (SURP) program supports these partnerships, providing resources to foster strong collaborative relationships. The program works with JPL researchers and our strategic partners to develop new science and technology opportunities, and provide accelerated innovation for NASA’s missions.

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JPL Seminars

  • JPL sponsors many different seminar and lecuture series, including the von Karman Lectures Series, the Earth and Space Science Colloquium, Science 101, and many other events -- some of which are open to the public.