Advancement of International Cooperation Award

This award, selected by the AAS International Programs Committee, may be given to an individual, a team, a group of people or an established partnership. The award recognizes contributions to the advancement of international cooperation that meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Have significant and/or long-lasting impact
  • Are achieved over a significant portion of a career
  • Include activities not required by their profession

Recipients:

  • 2014 - Kathleen Laurini
  • 2013 - Richard J.H. Barnes
  • 2012 - Thomas P. Stafford and Alexei Leonov
  • 2011 - Peggy Finarelli
  • 2010 - Arnold W. Frutkin
  • 2009 - Richard L. "Dick" Kline
  • 2008 - James V. Zimmerman
  • 2007 - International Space Station Partnership
  • 2006 - Roger-Maurice Bonnet
  • 2005 - Conrad C. Lautenbacher, Jr.