ISTS and NSAT ISTS: 32nd International Symposium on Space Technology and Science NSAT: Nano-satellite Symposium


Congratulations! Prize List


We plan to give the following two kinds of awards to the students and researchers who made excellent works and presentations at the 32nd ISTS.

Student Session Awards

The following special prizes will be awarded to meritorious papers.
-General Chairperson Award
The prize winner will be given the opportunity to attend International Symposium on space field.
-JSASS(The Japan Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences) President Award
-Modi Memorial Jaya-Jayant Award
-JAXA President Award
-SPSS(Society for Promotion of Space Science) President Award
-Japanese Rocket Society Award
-Fukui Executive Committee Award

Best Poster Award

Several excellent posters presented at the poster session will be awarded.
It will be judged by vote of all participants at the poster session.

Scholarship Program

Students who were supported by 32nd ISTS Scholarship program are as follows:
Please click and read their reports.

32nd ISTS will offer scholarship for overseas students who submit their paper to the student session.
Single authored papers by graduate students, undergraduate students, or students in technical colleges or in senior high schools are welcome.
Co-authored papers can be submitted, only when a student in the above categories has made a principal contribution to the paper and is registered as the first author to make a presentation at the symposium.
The accepted submissions will be screened and assigned to student session or a general oral / poster session according to the new student session policy. The final assigning will not affect the scholarship application condition. Therefore, those who wish to apply should make sure to select "Student Session" as the presentation preference. This program is conducted by the cooperation between the 32nd ISTS Organizing Committee.

For more information Call for Papers. Please send an e-mail attached required application materials to ISTS Secretariat ( after abstract submission to the student session.

(1) Applicants are required to submit the following materials.
-Photocopies (pdf files) of student ID and passport
-Recommendation letter (pdf file) from his/her supervisor or a teacher in his/her school
-Application Form

(2) Submission of a report on the symposium is required after the symposium.

(3) Scholarship will support the following fee.
Round trip fee from the nearest airport to Central Japan International Airport
Accommodation fee from June 16 to June 22, 2019 (6 nights)
Registration fee

(4) Schedule of this scholarship program.
-Oct.31, 2018 Nov. 7, 2018 24:00 (Japan Standard Time) : Deadline of submission of the application materials.
-End of Dec., 2018 : Notification of Acceptance for all authors
-Middle of Mar., 2019 (tentative) : The scholarship selection result will be notified to all applicants.

Additional information will be announced in this website.

(5) Notice
Students who have foreign citizenship and live in abroad at the time of application are eligible for this scholarship program.
Students selected in the past ISTS scholarship are not eligible for this year's scholarship program.
A Limited number of students will be invited.