Deadline for entries to the 2020 Space School Competition: 11:59 PM 9th January 2020!
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 Post Graduate opportunities.
We award Scholarships to study in Houston with the United Space School, to participate in the Conrad Challenge global business plan competition, and to attend Postgraduate courses at the International Space University.
UNITED SPACE SCHOOL COMPETITION
Deadline for entries: 11:59 PM Thursday 9 January 2020
Every year, in cooperation with the Department of Education, Sport and Culture, ManSat sponsors scholarships for up to three Isle of Man students to attend the United Space School in Houston, Texas.
The scholarships are awarded to the winners of an Island-wide essay competition. Essay questions for the this year's competition have been advised to the head teachers at the participating Isle of Man high schools.
The three essay questions are:
Q1: Why are you interested in space?
Q2: How do you think the Isle of Man can contribute to space exploration?
Q3: Should humans return to the Moon before going to Mars? Please justify your answer.
All three questions must be answered.
For further information, interested students are asked to contact their head teacher
directly, or to contact ManSat at
For more information on the United Space School please visit:
ManSat is a sponsor of the Conrad Challenge with the Conrad Foundation. Named after Apollo 12 Astronaut Pete Conrad, the Challenge is an annual business plan competition for High School students from around the world focused on aerospace, energy, cyberspace, nutrition, and more.
ManSat will cover the entry cost of any Isle of Man team wishing to enter the Challenge, and if your team reaches the finals then we'll help there too.
For more information on the Conrad Challenge please visit
ManSat offers scholarships for qualified Isle of Man students to attend the various programs of the International Space University.
For more information please contact us via
For more information on ISU please visit:
UNITED SPACE SCHOOL
In cooperation with the Department of Education & Children, ManSat offers an annual scholarship competition for Isle of Man High School students to attend the United Space School in Houston, Texas.
ManSat sponsors teams of Isle of Man students to enter the annual Conrad Challenge held in the USA. ManSat will sponsor the entry fees of any Manx team wishing to enter and if you make it to the finals in the USA then we'll help there too...