Karman Fellowship

2022 APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED

ABOUT THE 2022 FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMme

Overview

The Karman Fellowship Programme is a one-year leadership programme designed to foster trust, independent dialogue and cooperation between 15 selected Karman Fellows who are below the age of 45 and have achieved outstanding accomplishments in space. Over the course of the Programme, Fellows strengthen personal relations, meet with global leaders in technology, science, business, politics and the arts, and take personal commitments to further advance space-related agendas for the betterment of humanity.

Karman Fellows are entrepreneurs, industry leaders, educators, artists and ecosystem builders - and as such, the Programme is designed to respect their busy schedules.

Objectives

The Fellowship Programme is designed to facilitate personal engagement, trust-building, inspiration and most importantly, impact. We connect the Karman Fellows with leaders, trailblazers and industry experts - leveraging the varied learnings and experiences of our professionally, culturally, discipline-rich community for ongoing personal and professional development. 

We aim to:

Key Activities & Dates

Fellows participating in the Programme will engage in regular activities (conducted under Chatham House Rules), such as:

Given the global nature of our community the majority of the programme is conducted online, apart from Karman Week (including the Gala Dinner), which changes location each year. Karman Week 2022 is set to take place in Paris, France from 14th-17th September 2022

FELLOWSHIP SELECTION & CRITERIA

Our Selection Board consists of highly respected and successful professionals who represent a fine intersection of disciplines, industries and cultures. In the course of curating the group of 15 Karman Fellows, our Selection Board discusses each shortlisted candidate in reference to five Selection Criteria.

Selection Criteria

 Eligibility Criteria

In order to be considered for the Karman Fellowship Programme, candidates must meet the following eligibility criteria:

 FELLOWSHIP APPLICATION

Application Process

Applications for the 2022 Fellowship Programme have now closed. Candidates will be notified by the 14th of April as to whether their application has been shortlisted for presentation to the Karman Selection Board, which will convene on the 30th of April. The new cohort of Fellows will be welcomed onboard shortly thereafter and the Fellowship may commence! 

2022 APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED