IAF World Space Award Allan D. Emil Memorial 2020

IAF World Space Award Allan D. Emil Memorial 2020

The IAF is pleased to announce the opening of the 2020 Allan D. Emil Memorial Award Call for Nominations.

The Allan D. Emil Memorial Award recognises an internationally-renowned person for outstanding 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 call for nominations for the Allan D. Emil Memorial Award is addressed to IAF member organisations in good standing. Only one application per organisation will be accepted per year.

Nominations should contain:

  • A biography of the nominee including, i.e., the person’s profile, career achievements and history, education, list of publications, etc.
  • At least 3 letters of support clearly addressing both the international and technical contributions of the nominee. At least one of this letters should be issued by an international referee or partner.

The entire application should not exceed 15 pages.

Nomination documents must be received by IAF Secretariat by the 10 January 2020 15:00 CET (Paris time), preferably by email at [email protected] (Subject line: NOMINEE’S LAST NAME Nominee’s First Name-2020 Allan D. Emil Memorial Award).

If email is not available, the reference can be sent by postal mail to:

IAF Secretariat

Attention:   2020 Allan D. Emil Memorial Award

100 Avenue de Suffren

75015 Paris


Or by Fax to + 33 1 4273 2120

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