2024 Space School Competition
now accepting entries!
As a Manx company, ManSat offers a range of Community Social Responsibility programmes for Isle of Man students to study at home and abroad, including High School and Postgraduate opportunities.
We award Scholarships to study in Houston with the United Space School, to participate in the Conrad Challenge entrepreneurial competition, and to attend Postgraduate courses at the International Space University.
UNITED SPACE SCHOOL COMPETITION
deadline for entries: 12 January 2024
In cooperation with the Department of Education, Sport and Culture, ManSat sponsors scholarships for up to three Isle of Man Year 12/Lower Sixth students to attend the United Space School in Houston, Texas.
The 2024 session will be held 14 - 29 July.
The scholarships are awarded to the winners of an Island-wide essay competition. Essay questions for this year's competition have been advised to all Isle of Man high schools.
The essay questions for the 2023/2024 competition are as follows:
1. Why are you interested in space?
2. How do you think the Isle of Man can contribute to the future of space exploration?
3. How would you improve the safety and sustainability of space exploration?
The answers to each question should be between 500 and 1000 words in length.
All three questions must be answered.
For more information, interested students should contact their head teacher
or contact ManSat at email@example.com
For more information on the United Space School please visit: www.unitedspaceschool.org