Read a special message from OSAF Board of Directors Chair Alexander Sawchuk regarding the impact of COVID-19 on OSAF programs.


Recognizing and fostering excellence in the next generation.

We support over 30 scholarships, grants, prizes, professional development trainings, and summer schools benefiting students and early-career professionals annually.  Our goal is to inspire, support and mentor the students and early career professionals who will be the future innovators and leaders in optics and photonics.