The Alouette Award

The Alouette is an award introduced to recognize an outstanding contribution to advancement in Canadian space technology, applications, science or engineering. It may be awarded to an individual, to a group, an organization or group of organizations, as appropriate to the nature of the contribution.

The trophy shall be awarded for an outstanding achievement in the field of astronautics as defined by the CASI By-Laws. The achievement may be either a single outstanding contribution or, in the case of an individual nominee, a sustained high level of performance resulting in several advances in space. The contribution on which the award is based must be recognized as a Canadian-led space endeavour or as a significant Canadian contribution to an international program. Preference shall be given to contributions that lead to new benefits for mankind. The recipient shall have been a Canadian citizen at the time the contribution was made.


2018 Alouette Award

The 2018 Alouette Award will be presented Wednesday, May 16 during the Gala Awards Dinner being held during the CASI ASTRO’18 Conference in beautiful Québec City.


Past Recipients

View a list of Past Alouette Award recipients (PDF)


Nomination Form

Download the Alouette Nomination Form 2018 in MS Word format