One of the ways in which SGAC empowers its young professional and student members is by facilitating access to the world’s major space conferences. The Global Grants Programme will bring five outstanding SGAC members to Colorado Springs to participate in the 9th Space Generation Fusion Forum (August 21–23, 2021) and the 36th Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, USA.
SGAC is pleased to announce Simon Shuham as the winner of the 2021 $pace is Business ($iB) Competition! This competition, developed in collaboration with the Entrepreneurship and Investment Committee (EIC) of the International Astronautical Federation (IAF), offered students and young professionals the opportunity to share their views and analysis on the past, present and future of entrepreneurship and investment within the space sector.
The Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC), the Future Space Leaders Foundation (FSLF), and SATELLITE, organizers of SGx2021, have joined forces with Space & Satellite Professionals Internationals (SSPI) to bring one person to attend SGx2021 on September 7th, providing complimentary entrance to SATELLITE 2021. SGx activities during SATELLITE are hosted in Washington, DC, USA, on 7th September 2021. The competition winner will also receive access to the invitation-only SSPI Chairman's Reception on 8th September 2021.
SGAC is proud to announce the winners of the ESA Astronaut Application Medical Certificate Grant 2021 who will be sponsored to get funding for their medical certificate MED-2. This grant was possible due to the sponsorship from the ISS Crew Fund.
This year the European Space Agency (ESA) announced that for the first time in over a decade they have opened applications for a new generation of European Astronauts. For the 2021-2022 selection, applicants must obtain a European Part-MED, Class 2 (Private Pilot) medical certificate.
The Global Grants Programme facilitates the attendance of five delegates who bring unique and insightful firsthand perspectives to the Space Generation Fusion Forum. This is accomplished through awarding grants to selected applicants that will provide support to attend the 9th Space Generation Fusion Forum 21-23 August, 2021 and 36th Space Symposium 23-26 August, 2021 held in Colorado Springs, USA.
The Entrepreneurship and Investment Committee (EIC) of the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) in cooperation with the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) is pleased to launch another edition of the $pace is Business Competition this year. This competition is an opportunity for students and young professionals to share their views and analysis on the past, present and future of entrepreneurship and investment within the space sector. The winner of this paper competition will be invited to present their paper at the IAF Business Innovation Symposium.
SGAC announces the winners of the African Space Leaders Award for AF-SGW 2021 SGAC is proud to announce the winners of the emerging African space leaders award 2020 who will be sponsored to attend the 4th AF-SGW 2021 event on February 25-26, 2021 to be held in Accra, Ghana. This award will cover round trip travel costs up to 500 [...]
SGAC Announces Winner of SMLS Essay Competition! SGAC is pleased to announce Linda Dao as the winner of the SGAC Space Medicine and Life Sciences (SMLS) Essay Competition! This competition, developed in collaboration by the SMLS project group and UK Space Labs, aimed to find innovative ideas for addressing the COVID-19 pandemic using space applications [...]
SGAC Announces Winner of SGAC Online Store Logo Competition! SGAC is proud to announce that Justin Low has won the SGAC Online Store Logo Competition! Justin’s logo will be featured on a variety of products in the online store. Justin Low Justin Low is an Industrial Design student at Carleton University in [...]