Eight undergraduates have received $1,500 grants to attend an eight-week Summer Space Workshop at Utah State University.

Recipients are Fereshteh Firoozan, Marc Hammond and Perry Voyer, Logan; Brett Evans and Taff Jensen, Brigham City; Travis Taylor, Hyrum; Kurtis Ray Kunzler, Corinne; and Philip Hartwell, St. George.The workshop is funded through the National Science Foundation's program to provide research experiences for undergraduates. The foundation also provided some funding for equipment.

Sessions began Monday and will end Aug. 9.