Educators: Apply by Jan. 10 for the 2020 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award

Educators who have demonstrated a commitment to inspiring students' interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) may apply now to receive the 2020 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award.

The Astronauts Memorial Foundation to include private astronauts on the Space Mirror Memorial

The Astronauts Memorial Foundation Board of Directors unanimously voted to include private astronauts on the Space Mirror Memorial at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. The board also voted to include Michael Alsbury, a private test pilot who died in a 2014 test flight of SpaceShipTwo, on the wall.

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

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 Astronauts Memorial Foundation is proud to partner with Apollo 13 astronaut and American hero Fred Haise to offer PCGS graded Apollo 11 coins, with inserts hand signed by Haise

PCGS, the numismatic industry’s most-trusted third-party grading service, has graded and encapsulated a limited number of Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coins on behalf of The Astronauts Memorial Foundation. 

NASA Day of Remembrance will be February 7, 2019

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NASA Day of Remembrance will be February 7, 2019.

NASA, in partnership with The Astronauts Memorial Foundation and the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, will host a wreath-laying ceremony to honor our fallen astronauts at 10 a.m. at the Astronauts Memorial Foundation Space Mirror Memorial.

Educators: Apply by Jan. 25 for the 2019 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award

Educators who have demonstrated a commitment to inspiring students' interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) may apply now to receive the 2019 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award.