The ultimate prize in a competition is derived from the inner satisfaction ... but the prizes of race2space are also pretty cool!
Each of the 12 winners of race2space 2017 contest will win:
Space Camp is an interactive educational experience that brings theory to life through simulated training aboard the NASA Space Shuttle.
The 12 winners will receive scholarships to the Advanced Space Academy at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama.
Advanced Space Academy explores college- and career preparation through an immersive experience in science, technology, engineering and math. Trainees undergo a variety of astronaut training exercises, engineering challenges, and teambuilding activities, all culminating in an extended-duration simulated space mission.
In addition to travelling to Space Camp, you will also travel to Washington D.C. on an immersion tour, which will include visits to many scientific, cultural and educational sites.
All participant costs (including air and ground transportation, lodging, meals and incidental expenses) will be paid by the U.S. Department of State.