Chrétien grants further international collaborative projects in observational astronomy. Emphasis is on long-term visits and the development of close working relationships with astronomers in other countries.
The Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Student Awards are given to recognize exemplary research by undergraduate and graduate student AAS members who present at one of the poster sessions at the meetings of the AAS. Awardees are honored with a Chambliss medal or, in the case of honorable mention, a certificate.
All AAS members may submit prize nominations and are encouraged to do so. With the exception of the student awards, prize nominations are due in the AAS Secretary's Office by 30 June each year.
Lists all officers and councilors/trustees that have served since the AAS was founded in 1899.
The Board of Trustees is the governing body of the AAS and is responsible for the management, direction and control of the affairs and the property of the AAS. The official record of Board actions and resolutions is kept in the AAS Secretary's Office.
The American Astronomical Society Executive Office is located on the eighth floor of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Building, 1667 K Street NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20006. Phone: 202-328-2010.
American Astronomical Society
1667 K Street NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20006, USA
Phone: 202-328-2010, FAX: 202-234-2560
The AAS Executive Office is located at 1667 K Street NW in Washington, DC. The building is at the intersection of K Street NW and 17th Street NW, across from Farragut Square.
While the Society is very dependent on its membership dues, it also benefits, as other similar organizations do, from the generosity of its members. That generosity takes many forms, including annual contributions and gifts of many kinds.