Eight winning teams received $6,250 each. Winners also received additional in-kind prizes donated by sponsors.

Prize pool

  • $50,000 cash prize
  • Blue Origin facility and manufacturing tour for 10 people
  • 10 Challenger Learning Center simulated space missions (virtual or in-person)
  • 10 virtual mentorship hours from experts at Vast Space
  • 10 MaxIQ Space STEM Kits
  • Free participation in MaxIQ’s Space and Sustainability Challenges


  • Challenger Center
  • Club for the Future
  • MaxIQ Space
  • Vast Space
Meet the winners of the Your Place in Space Challenge!