IAF YOUNG SPACE LEADERS (YSL) RECOGNITION PROGRAMME

IAF YOUNG SPACE LEADERS (YSL) RECOGNITION PROGRAMME

The International Astronautical Federation (IAF) is pleased to announce its 2020 IAF Young Space Leaders (YSL) Recognition Programme that will provide opportunities to recognize students and young professionals who are demonstrating exceptional leadership in their academics or early careers.

The IAF is soliciting nominations for the 2020 IAF Young Space Leaders Recognition Programme from IAF Members, Regional groups and Technical and Administrative Committees on students and young professionals between the ages of 21 to 35 years on 1 January 2020 who are:

  • Contributing  to astronautics through their academic and/or professional activities,
  • Reaching out to other young people and to their community to share knowledge and experience,
  • Engaging colleagues in the international space community,
  • Contributing to the work of IAF committees and/or volunteering in support of other Federation activities such as physical or virtual participation on selection activities related to IAF grants, Next Generation Plenary and awards; participation in organization of IAC technical sessions and other activities; and participation on local organizing committees for GLEC, GLAC and other IAF meetings. (Note: Attendance at International Astronautical Congress does not in itself qualify).

Please send the nomination material before 10 February 2020 15:00 CET (Paris time) to the IAF Secretariat, preferably by email at [email protected] (Subject line: NOMINEE’S LAST NAME Nominee’s First Name-2020 YSL).

If email is not available, the reference can be sent by postal mail to:
IAF Secretariat
Attention: 2020 IAF Young Space Leaders Recognition Programme
100 Avenue de Suffren
75015 Paris
France

Should you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected]

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