European Low Gravity Research Association


* ELGRA Biennial Symposium and General Assembly

September 24-27, 2019, Granada (Spain)  –   More information coming soon!


* ELGRA 40th Anniversary “Gravity Spotlight Team” Grant                       November 2018

The ELGRA Management Committee is pleased to open a call for proposals. This call is initiated for the first time and marks the 40th anniversary of the ELGRA association which will be celebrated next year.                   How to apply? (PDF)

*1st International Workshop on Science and Technology for space exploration,                   organized by CNES, 19-21 Sept. 2018, Toulouse, France                                  August 2018

* Article on ESA/ELGRA Gravity-Related Research Summer School 2018           July 2018

* Call for Proposals – Rocket and Balloon Experiments for Students                   June 2018






* An ESA astronaut appointed as the Minister of Science, Innovation and Universities in the new Spanish Goverment                                                                                     June 2018


Microgravity takes a seat at the Government in Spain

Wikipedia entry on P. Duque




* 1st International Space Summer School, Mol (Belgium)               June 25 – July 6, 2018

* Announcement: Protection of personal data of ELGRA member                May 2018

Following the new European regulation for personal data protection, ELGRA Management  Committee confirms that personal data of their members will be protected as follows

* ELGRA activities at the 2nd Symposium on Space Educational Activities  April 2018

ELGRA blog (PDF) at the SSEA Conference

* Call: ESA/ELGRA Gravity-Related Research Summer School 2018           May 2018

Team_projects_were_analysed_by_the_experts_newslist  Applications to attend to the summer school June, 25 to 29, 2018 Belgium




 * New gravity-related experiment opportunities for 2019          24 April 2018



Drop Fly
 Call for gravity-related experiment proposals 2019    Spin Your Thesis! 2019 before 25 November 2018    Drop Your Thesis! 2019 before 4 November 2018    Fly Your Thesis! 2019   before 9 September 2018

* 96th ELGRA Management Commitee Meeting     5 March 2018

The 96th ELGRA Management Commitee Meeting was held in Bönn (Germany) on the 5th of March 2018.

* ISPS-7 & ELGRA-25    2-6 October 2017

The Joint Conference of the 7th International Symposium on Physical Sciences in Space (ISPS-7) & 25th ELGRA Biennial Symposium  was held in the Conference Centre of Antibes Juan-les-Pins (France) from 2nd to 6th of October 2017.


ISGP & ESA Life Sciences Meeting 2018 (ESTEC, The Netherlands)

ISGP & ESA Life Sciences Meeting 2018

COSPAR  (Pasadena, USA) 

IAC (Bremen, Germany)     


IMA2018 (Guillin, China)


Elgra student association
Elgra student association

Linköping - Sweden