Support Our Work

As a 501(c)(3), the Institute of Space Commerce relies on its network of volunteers and donors to support its mission to accelerate the growth of a commercially viable space economy, ensure a safe and sustainable space environment, and advocate for the advancement of the space sector for the betterment of humankind and the natural world.

Your generous contributions support the professional development of students and space industry professionals through mentorship, networking, and publishing influential work on the future of space exploration and commercialization.

The Institute is currently seeking sponsors for its:

  • Space Commerce Fellows Program, which supports the development of high-performing early and mid-career professionals through opportunities to research critical topics, author publications, and participate in speaking engagements;
  • Marty Faga National Security Fellows Program, which provides mid-career defense and intelligence space professionals the opportunity to study national security aspects of space commercialization, author publications, and participate in public engagements;
  • Space Commerce Scholars Program, which provides tuition support to deserving undergraduate students interested in pursuing coursework in space policy, law, business, and related topics;
  • Dr. Kalpana Chawla Scholarship and Ilan Ramon Scholarship, which enable students from diverse international backgrounds to attend the annual International Space University Space Studies Program; and
  • Various upcoming events, including a TEDx Conference, industry fora, and an awards gala.

Available corporate sponsorship packages range from $2,500 to $50,000 and can be customized to your organization’s budget and desired impact.

Individual donors are encouraged to check with their employers to learn more about using employee gift-matching programs to double the impact of their donations.