Apply to Become a Crew Member

Updated August 2022

Crew applications for the 2023-24 MDRS field season are currently open.

Access the Application and Instructions here:
MDRS 2023-24 Application plus instructions

If you are interested in applying as a crew member (or as a complete 6-7 person crew) for the 2023-24 field season, please forward a letter (or letters) of introduction and a copy (or copies) of your resume or LinkedIn profile to Dr. Shannon Rupert, MDRS director, at: In your letter, please state why you believe you would be a suitable candidate to join our analog astronaut program. The deadline for applying for the 2023-24 field season is March 1, 2022. Thank you.