Indian-origin space scientist’s foundation to help Indian students pursue space dreams

The 25-year-old scientist has previously worked with NASA and European Space Agency

Indian-origin space scientist’s foundation to help Indian students pursue space dreams
Priya Patel

Indian-origin space scientist Priya Patel has set up a US-based NGO that intends to provide resources to young Indians from the lower socio-economic strata of the country and support those interested in studies involving space.

The 25-year-old scientist has previously worked with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the European Space Agency (ESA) as a systems engineer trainee on major interplanetary missions.