Prof. Larry Young to be honored by NASA posthumously.

Prof. Larry Young will be awarded the NASA Distiguished Service Medal, which is NASA highest civilian award. Details can be found below. Additional details about the broadcast will be posted here as they become known.

<TL;DR> The ceremony will be broadcast on NASA TV on March 31, 2022 at 1:00p


From: Hayes, Judith (JSC-SK111) <>
Sent: Thursday, March 24, 2022 9:28 AM
Subject: FW: Larry Young-DPSM Invitation for the NASA Administrator's Agency Honor Awards Ceremony


Below is the invitation to the virtual ceremony for Larry’s award.  It will be televised online on the NASA TV link.

Information on the award itself are on this link:

Feel free to share the link to the ceremony with your colleagues and students to share in this moment where NASA celebrates and honors Larry’s contributions to human space exploration. I am thrill the Agency accepted his nomination to acknowledge his legacy.

Warm regards,


Judith Hayes
Division Chief
Biomedical Research & Environmental Sciences Division
NASA ׀  Johnson Space Center


Congratulations, you have been selected to receive the

NASA Distinguished Service Medal

NASA Administrator Bill Nelson will honor you at the

2021 Administrator’s Agency Honor Awards Ceremony

scheduled to be aired on NASA TV

Thursday, March 31, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. ET

Please join to celebrate this prestigious accomplishment.

The ceremony, program, and YouTube links will be provided via a separate e-mail.

For questions, contact Luz Maria Little at or at 1-228-813-6140.