GLPA Galileo Award Nomination Form

Galileo Award: Deadline Vernal Equinox

The Galileo Award, GLPA’s highest honor, recognizes exemplary leadership in the planetarium profession at the national and/or international level, carrying the work of GLPA beyond its regional borders.

Any current member in good standing may nominate a candidate by submitting an application and supporting documentation to the Membership Chair. The Executive Committee may nominate candidates and award this status at its discretion. Nominees may not be self-nominated.

 

Qualifications:

  • Current GLPA member in good standing for at least 10 consecutive years.
  • Shall adhere to the GLPA Code of Ethics for the Planetarium Profession.
  • Shall have performed exceptional, long-term service to the organization and planetarium profession in multiple areas, and extending this work beyond GLPA.

 

Service to GLPA may include:

  • Serving GLPA or other organizations in elected offices, appointed chairs, committee work and/or conference planning.
  • Relevant and significant publications for the planetarium profession, including conference paper presentations.
  • Active involvement in multiple local, state, regional, national and international planetarium and astronomy education organizations.
  • The development and communication of innovative techniques, methods or materials for the benefit planetarium profession.

 

 

 
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Please attach at least three additional letters of recommendation for your nominee along with this form. Only one of the three letters may be from a GLPA executive committee member. The other two letters may come from current GLPA members, but it is highly recommended that at least one of the letters come from a person outside the GLPA region.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Please attach at least three additional letters of recommendation for your nominee along with this form. Only one of the three letters may be from a GLPA executive committee member. The other two letters may come from current GLPA members, but it is highly recommended that at least one of the letters come from a person outside the GLPA region.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Please attach at least three additional letters of recommendation for your nominee along with this form. Only one of the three letters may be from a GLPA executive committee member. The other two letters may come from current GLPA members, but it is highly recommended that at least one of the letters come from a person outside the GLPA region.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.