At only 20 years old, he has his own pilot license, is the director of his own film studio, and now he is going to study in Russia at the Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center. Lee Giat is a junior at UNF double majoring in Astrophysics and Multimedia Productions, and recently he found out that he will be going on an all-expenses-paid trip to Russia to study as a Cosmonaut.
The trip is a part of the Student Astronaut 2018 contest hosted by the Xploration Station. Xploration Station is a science-based television network that focuses on teaching teens and families about STEM careers and topics. Giat entered their Student Astronaut contest in late July and found out that he won on Aug. 10.