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Innovators WEEK & Gala

Join us as we welcome the 2022 Class of Astronaut Scholars and honored the 2022 Neil Armstrong™ Award of Excellence Recipient during Innovators Week & Gala hosted in Orlando, Florida from August 24 - 27, 2022.


The Innovators Week & Gala celebrates and awards the new class of Astronaut Scholars, the Innovators of Tomorrow. Additionally, the Neil Armstrong™ Award of Excellence is presented to an Astronaut Scholar Alumni who exemplifies personal character, professional achievement and impact in their field. These criteria embody Neil Armstrong’s core values and those of his colleagues, including the Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, Skylab, Space Shuttle and International Space Station astronauts.

Honorees & Speakers

A Word From the 2020 Neil Armstrong™ Award of Excellence Honoree

Christina Koch, Astronaut Scholar Alum and 2020 Neil Armstrong™ Award of Excellence Recipient virtually accepts this honor.

Sponsorship Opportunities

To sponsor the Innovators Week and Gala, please click below.

Dates, Schedule & Location
  • Date
    Wednesday, August 24 - Saturday, August 27, 2022

  • Schedule
    Coming Soon

  • Location
    Hilton Orlando, 6001 Destination Parkway, Orlando, FL 32819

Host Hotel
  • Hotel
    Hilton Orlando
    6001 Destination Parkway
    Orlando, FL, 32819
    +1 407-313-4300

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Impact Sponsor

Inspiration Sponsor

In Kind Sponsor

For More Information

For more information about the Innovators Gala, contact us at +1 407-362-7900 or events@astronautscholarship.org.


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