Category Archives: Opportunities

Students(DE): 45. IAF student conference call for papers (deadline 01.05.2015)

The 66. International Astronautical Federation (IAF) congress takes place from 12.10 – 16.10.2015 in Jerusalem/Israel. The DGLR supports up to two students to participate in the congress.

Undergraduate and graduate level students (no more than 28 years of age) present technical papers on any project in space sciences, industry or technology. These papers will represent the specific work of the author(s) (no more than two students). The students presenting in this session will compete in the 44th International Student Competition. This session is NOT for team projects. Team project papers should be submitted to session E2.3.French, German, US, British and Canadian students submitting abstracts for the sessions E2.1 and E2.2 should apply via the national coordinators: – for France: Benedicte Escudier at: – for Germany: Marco Schmidt at: – for USA: Stephen Brock at: – for Great Britain: Chris Welch at: Welch@isu. – for Canada: Jason Clement: The guidelines for the student competition will be distributed from the session chairs to the authors after abstract acceptance

Attachment: iaf-studenten-2015

Students: ESA and Google Summer of Code events (deadlines: 27.03 / 30.04)

is open for applications! Support an open-source project of your choice and receive grants of up to 4000 €uro. The funding is granted for selected open-source projects.

The Google Summer of code is very comparable and open for any kind of open-source project, not only space-related and is applicable worldwide.
The ESA Summer of Code in Space is applicable and open for more open projects including hardware, software and research projects. However it is limited to countries that are part of the ESA.

GSOC – Google summer of code (6000 USD)
Application date: 16-27 march 2015
Mentor organization:

SOCIS – ESA Summer of Code in Space 2015 (4000€)
Application date: Until 30 april 2015
Mentor Organizations:

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