SGAC is pleased to announce Tobias Fonseca, Sophia Castro, Kevin Sánchez Ramírez, and Monserrat Pereira González as the winners of the 2023 Flying Comets Scholarship by Orbital Space Technologies, Astralintu and Verne Technologies. The winners will be sponsored to attend the 4th North, Central American and Caribbeans Space Generation Workshop to be held on September 9th-10th 2023, in San José, Costa Rica.
Three successful start-ups founded by SGAC members, aim to recognise the passion for space of 9 outstanding students. As well as to provide them the opportunity to attend the 4th North, Central America and Caribbean – Space Generation Workshop (4th NCAC-SGW) to be held on September 9th and 10th 2023, at Colegio Federado de Ingenieros y Arquitectos, San José, Costa Rica.
The 4th North, Central America and Caribbean – Space Generation Workshop (4th NCAC-SGW) will reunite up to 150 students and young professionals from all over the NCAC Region and beyond. Delegates will have the chance to participate in main nowadays Space Industry discussions. The theme of the 4th NCAC-SGW is: “Space Lessons Learned: Youth Innovation Today, and International Cooperation for an Improved Tomorrow”, addressing topics related to Space Law, Science Diplomacy and International Cooperation, Space for the Sustainable Development Goals, Space Commerce, Mission Development, Telemetry and more. As a result, a final report will be handed over to the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) including the outstanding results of the discussions.
SGAC is proud to announce the winners of the 2022 North, Central America and Caribbean Space Leaders Award 2022 who will be sponsored to attend the 3rd NCAC-SGW event, held June 24-25, 2022 in Houston, Texas, USA. This award recognises the achievements made by the winners and their contributions to SGAC and their regional space community. The award will contribute to round trip travel expenses to attend the event for the four winners. Congratulations to our winners!
The North, Central America and the Caribbean (NCAC) Space Leaders Award aims to recognize SGAC members for their contributions to the space field in the NCAC region as well as to provide opportunities to talented individuals to attend the NCAC Space Generation Workshop, held June 24-25th 2022, in Houston, USA. Application Deadline has been extended to April 15th, 2022 23:59 UTC.
Based on the success of the previous North, Central America and the Caribbean Space Generation Workshops (NCAC-SGW), SGAC will organize the 3rd NCAC Space Generation Workshop in 2021.