The annual award for ‘Best 4th Year or Honours Degree Project’ of the Aeronautical Society of South Africa (AeSSA) will be awarded for a second time in 2018. Students at any African university or university of technology are eligible for this award. Submissions may be made by individuals or teams in the final year of a four-year study programme in engineering, science, commerce, law or other disciplines, and whose final-year project focuses on the aerospace domain.

Due date for submission: 18 December 2018

Aspiring students will be required to submit the following:
  • A technical report (in English) in the format required by their university
  • A hyperlink to a YouTube clip of an audio-visual presentation (in English) of the project
  • Contact details of the team leader or sole author

In addition, a supervisor’s report with a short motivation (in English) supporting the submission, is required.

For more information, please send an email to