We're looking for DC-area members to represent the Society and share the excitement of physics and astronomy with kids of all ages at the USASEF, 14-17 April 2016, in the Washington Convention Center.
Last chance! Renew your AAS membership before 1 March to ensure continued benefits and avoid additional fees.
Haven't renewed your AAS membership for 2016? Renew today to ensure continued benefits and avoid additional fees!
The 305-meter William E. Gordon Arecibo telescope in Puerto Rico is the world's largest single-dish radio telescope. Proposals for observations beginning in July 2016 are due by 3 March 2016.
This is an open invitation to help improve future learning in astronomy by sharing what knowledge, skills, tools and techniques, and habits of thinking you use in the practice of your science.
To help prepare for the 2020 Astrophysics Decadal Survey, NASA is forming Science and Technology Definition Teams for four large mission concepts. Applications to join the STDTs are due 1 February.
The Gemini Observatory invites proposals for new large and long programs, with observations beginning in August 2016. LOI deadline: 2 February. Proposal deadline: 31 March.
The National Radio Astronomy Observatory is now accepting applications for the 2016 cohort of our summer student programs in science and technology research. Deadline: 1 February 2016.
If you have a love of astronomy, a thirst for travel, and a desire to share this passion with others, apply now for the Astronomy in Chile Educator Ambassadors Program (ACEAP). Deadline: 31 January 2016.
Graduate students and postdocs are invited to apply for the 7th International Summer School on High-Performance Computing Challenges, 26 June to 1 July 2016, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Deadline: 15 February.
The Southeastern Association for Research in Astronomy, which operates northern and southern 1-meter telescopes, would like to engage at least one new institutional member. Apply by 1 March 2016.
Are you coming to the 227th AAS meeting in Kissimmee, Florida, 4-8 January 2016? The AAS Career Center in the Exhibit Hall has resources and services for job seekers and hiring managers alike.
The US- and Europe-based scientific collaborations seek astronomers interested in signing agreements for the identification of electromagnetic counterparts to gravitational-wave triggers. Deadline: 7 February 2016.
The Spitzer and Chandra space telescopes will schedule simultaneous monitoring of Sgr A*, the variable source at the center of the Milky Way, in July 2016. We invite other observatories to join the campaign.
We're in the home stretch of our annual renewal drive! Time is running out to renew your AAS membership and secure your AAS journal author savings.
If you're interested in working inside the halls of Congress, apply for a Congressional science fellowship through the American Institute of Physics. Application deadline for the 2016-17 term: 15 January 2016.
Apply now for the six-week Kavli Summer Program in Astrophysics, funded by the Kavli Foundation at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Application deadline: 22 January 2016.
December 1st is #GivingTuesday. Donations to the AAS help promote the astronomical sciences by advancing student achievement, recognizing extraordinary service, and honoring outstanding research.
The L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science fellowship program awards five postdoctoral women scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each. Applications open on 30 November 2015 and are due by 5 February 2016.
The XSEDE internship program exposes US undergraduates and graduate students to high-performance computing (HPC), including training and access to HPC resources. Application deadline: 1 February 2016.