Cultivating teamwork, multi-disciplinary solutions, and open communication to bridge the gap between science and society.


Fostering rapid feasibility projects to harness ingenuity and demonstrate the applications of Earth science.


Pursuing all endeavors with energy, excitement, and enthusiasm to sustain a high level of excellence and respect.


Exploring the potential of NASA's investment in Earth science to make the extraordinary possible.

DEVELOP Receives NPS Intermountain Region Natural Resources Partnership Award

DEVELOP Receives NPS Intermountain Region Natural Resources Partnership Award

The National Park Service presented DEVELOP with the "Intermountain Region Natural Resources Partnership" award for the program's efforts and support during the during the National Park Service's Centennial.

Katherine Pitts, Engineering Scientist Associate; Applied Research Laboratories, University of Texas at Austin

Interview with Timmera Whaley, DEVELOP Alumna

Timmera Whaley, Summer 2016 DEVELOP participant and current DEVELOP Ambassador, reflects upon the experiences gained during her time at NASA Langley Research Center. Learn more about Timmera's experience with DEVELOP and advice for DEVELOPers once they leave the program!

2017 Spring DEVELOPer of the Term

Congratulations to Austin Counts, selected as the Spring 2017 DEVELOPer of the Term! Austin was nominated by the Wise County and the Idaho Center Leads for his remarkable communication and collaboration skills.

2016 Summer

138 DEVELOPers worked on 30 projects. Winning video: A Deeper Look into California's Water Resources