AHS Award Nominations

F70-US-FR-MOUSubmit Your Nomination for the 2018 Nikolsky Lectureship

The Alexander A. Nikolsky Honorary Lectureship is bestowed upon an individual who has a highly distinguished career in vertical flight aircraft research and development, and is skilled at communicating his or her technical knowledge and experience. The selected honoree gives a one-hour plenary presentation at the Annual Forum and composes an archival article for the Journal of the AHS.

The selection basis for the Nikolsky Lecturer includes:

  • The significance of the proposed subject matter for the lecture.
  • The appropriateness of the proposed subject matter to the selected lecturer.
  • The ability and willingness of the selected lecturer to compose a distinguished archival document.
  • The distinguished career of the lecturer.
  • The ability and willingness of the lecturer to present the lecture to the Society's various regions.

See the official guidelines for full details.

Nominations must be received by AHS Headquarters by Monday, September 18 by 11:59 p.m. GMT-5. Please note that only active Society members may submit nominations. Not a member? Join us today!

If you have any questions, please contact Valerie Sheehan, AHS Director of Membership, by email or 1-703-684-6777 x107.

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