NEW DEADLINE: 31 JANUARY 2019
The International Astronautical Federation (IAF) is pleased to announce the opening of the Calls for Nominations of its 2019 IAF Awards :
IAF World Space Award
The IAF World Space Award is the Federation’s most prestigious award which recognises a most eminent person with exceptional merit in space science, space technology, space medicine, space law or space management who has made a fundamental and global impact upon the world’s progress in astronautics.
The award consists of a medal and the recipient will also be included into a special section of the IAF Hall of Fame. The registration fees of the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) will be waived for the year of induction.
Allan D. Emil Memorial Award
The Allan D. Emil Memorial Award recognises an internationally-renowned person for their outstanding contribution or contributions in space science, space technology, space medicine or space law that involved the participation of more than one nation and/or which furthered the possibility of greater international cooperation in astronautics.
The Allan D. Emil Memorial Award comprises a certificate from the IAF and a grant of US$5000 offered by the Family of Allan D. Emil. The registration fees of the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) will be waived for the year of induction.
The detailed nomination process is available here.
More information about the Allan D. Emil Memorial Award.
IAF Hall of Fame
The IAF Hall of Fame recognises eminent individuals who have contributed substantially during the course of their careers to the progress of astronautics (including space science, space technology, management of space projects and space benefits to mankind) within the framework of the IAF activities.
The IAF Hall of Fame comprises a certificate. The registration fees of the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) will be waived for the year of induction.
Nomination material should be sent before 31 January 2019 15:00 CET (Paris time) to the IAF Secretariat, preferably by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by postal mail to:
100 Avenue de Suffren
For further Information about the IAF Honours and Awards programmes, please contact the IAF Secretariat at email@example.com.