Certified Data Product

S-Network Space Index is First Certified Space Data Product

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 13, 2019) — The Space Foundation announces the addition of the S-Network Space Index to its Space Certification program. The index is the inaugural entry in the newest Space Certification category, Space Data Products. Eligible products and services are those that either use data collected from space systems or provide data about space and the space industry. Read more »

Pictured from left: Manufacturer's Edge CEO Tom Bugnitz, Colorado Senator Bob Gardner, Space Foundation COO Shelli Brusnwick, NASA astronaut and Space Foundation Life Director Dr. Ron Sega

Senate Resolution Recognizes 35th Space Symposium

Space Foundation News

Pictured from left: Manufacturer's Edge CEO Tom Bugnitz, Colorado Senator Bob Gardner, Space Foundation COO Shelli Brusnwick, NASA astronaut and Space Foundation Life Director Dr. Ron Sega Read more »

Volunteer

Volunteer with the Space Foundation

Space Foundation News

We are seeking excited, motivated space lovers to volunteer at the Space Foundation headquarters in Colorado Springs. As a 401c(3) nonprofit, we could not do the work we do without the generous and tireless support of volunteers. Read more »

Anita Greenberg

Space4U Podcast: Meet Dr. Anita Greenberg

Space Foundation News

In this episode: We meet Dr. Anita Greenberg, the COO and VP for Academics for Opifex Global out of Georgetown, Texas. Read more »

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Space Foundation Announces Second Recipient of Admiral James O. Ellis, Jr., New Generation National Security Scholarship

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 11, 2019) – In 2017, the Space Foundation announced a new annual scholarship honoring its former board chairman. Read more »

Dr. Manyapu

Space4U Podcast: Meet Dr. Kavya Manyapu

Space Foundation News

Dr. Kavya Manyapu - Flight Crew Operations and Test Engineer In this episode, we meet Dr. Kavya Manyapu, a Space Scientist working in Flight Crew Operations and Testing for the CST-100 Starliner spacecraft.  Read more »

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Jill Gilford is 2019 Recipient of the Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 21, 2019) - Jill Gilford, an Earth and Space Science Teacher at Twin Lakes High School in Monticello, Ind., has been selected to receive the 2019 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award. The annual award is presented jointly by the Space Foundation, the Astronauts Memorial Foundation (AMF), and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), in recognition of creative and innovative use of technology by K-12 educators, or district-level education personnel. Read more »

Shelli Brunswick handshake with Henry Childs II

Space Foundation Signs Space Commerce Project Agreement for Minority Business Enterprises

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Nov. 15, 2018) – Today, at the U.S. Department of Commerce, Space Foundation leadership signed an agreement for a grant from the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) to present a series of nationwide workshops with the goal of bringing minority business leaders into the greater space commerce community. Read more »

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Space Foundation Board Selects Former NASA Astronaut Lt. Gen. Thomas P. Stafford to Receive the 2019 General James E. Hill Lifetime Space Achievement Award

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Nov. 14, 2018) – Every Spring at the annual Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, the Space Foundation confers its highest honor – the General James E. Hill Lifetime Space Achievement Award. Read more »