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While we wait for Internship Opportunities, allow me to introduce you to another field that might be of interest along your career path.

<<First Name>> did you know, as a Geospatial field student, you can contribute to Space Development, Exploration, and Space applications on Earth in a technical or even as an advocate for certain actions?

#Space has so much more to offer than anyone can ever imagine. The good thing about it is that it involves everyone.

This is why I have decided to share this #Opportunity with you today.

[SGC/IAC 2022] Chris Boshuizen scholarship call

Thanks to the generous donation of Dr Chris Boshuizen, former SGAC Executive Director and co-founder of Planet, SGAC will bring four students or young professionals to attend the 20th Space Generation Congress (September 14-16) and the 73rd International Astronautical Congress (September 18-22) in Paris, France.

Application Deadline: 30th of May 2022 23:59 GMT


The Space Generation Congress (SGC) is the annual meeting of the Space Generation Advisory Council held in conjunction with the International Astronautical Congress. Participants are selected top university students and young professionals with a passion for space. With SGC, SGAC aims to hone and promote the voice of the next generation of space sector leaders on the topic of international space development.

By attending the Space Generation Congress (SGC), delegates will learn, share their knowledge, network with fellow students and young professionals in the space industry, and meet the industry’s leaders and experts.

All output produced by the Space Generation Congress (SGC) is compiled into a report to be presented at the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, as well as other conferences around the World.

This year SGC’s theme is Diversity, Access and Inclusion. Learn more:


The award will support four persons to attend the following events:

The grant will be provided as total or partial reimbursement up to a maximum amount of USD 3,000 to cover:

  • Round trip travel costs to Paris, France, via economy airfare

  • Lodging at the official SGC hotel

  • Visa costs (if any)

  • Space Generation Congress registration fee

  • International Astronautical Congress registration fee

  • Local transportation

  • COVID related costs (if any)

  • Meals

How to Apply

To apply, you will need to prepare the following documents:

  • A 1-minute video: Topic – “Tell us about the idea/project you intend to pitch at SGC & IAC which will make an impact in your country”

  • A recent resume (2 pages max, font size 12)

All submissions must be made by using the Scholarship Submission Form.

While I have decided to share this opportunity through this newsletter <<First Name>> I highly encourage that you also get time to browse through the Official call for applications from the official SGAC website. Use the link below.

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