Date sent: 3 October 2018, 11:15

From: Elena Pian (

Subject: IAU PhD Prize; 2020 IAUS LoIs; IAU Junior Membership

Dear Div D Members:

I would like to bring to your attention 3 important IAU announcements and related deadlines:

1) applications for IAU PhD prizes are welcome (deadline Dec 15), see all info at:

2)  Letters of Intent for IAU Symposia in 2020 are now publicly accessible at:

Prospective proposers for IAU Symposia (deadline Dec 15) may want to take a close look at these.

3)  The IAU has introduced a new category of membership, the Junior Member (deadline Dec 31st), see all details at:

Please note that the above announcements will appear also in the next Division D Newsletter.  In fact, we intend to make our monthly Newsletter the preferred form of dissemination (barring extremely urgent issues).  Therefore, I encourage you to read Div D Newsletters carefully.

Thank you very much for your attention,

Elena Pian
IAU Div D President


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