|Frank J. Malina Astronautics Medal
2016 Nomination Form
The Frank J. Malina Astronautics Medal is presented annually to an educator who has demonstrated excellence in taking the fullest advantage of the resources available to him/her to promote the study of astronautics and related space sciences.
Sponsoring IAF Organization:
The Frank J. Malina Astronautics Medal comprises an engraved commemorative medal and a certificate of citation. The medal will be awarded to the recipient during the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) Closing Ceremony and the recipient will be invited to participate in the Gala Dinner of the IAC as a special guest of the IAF President. In addition, the recipient will deliver the Keynote Address in the E1 Space Education and Outreach Symposium taking place during International Astronautical Congress.
In twenty-five (25) words or less, please indicate what makes this candidate worthy of the Frank J. Malina Astronautics Medal.
Please send this form along with at least three (3) letters of recommendation and a letter from the sponsoring IAF organization to the chair of the Honors and Awards subcommittee of the IAF Space Education and Outreach Committee (information available from the IAF Web site).