Throughout the open submissions period, teachers led student teams to develop ideas and submit designs. Submissions were due October 30, with judging and winner selection following. Up to 10 winners will be selected and announced in early 2024.
March 21, 2023
Teachers learn about the challenge, and prepare to assemble teams and incorporate relevant material into their classroom.
Virtual information session
May 10, 2023
The U.S. Department of Education and the Your Place in Space Challenge team held a virtual information session to share more about the challenge and answer questions.
March - October 2023
Teams work on submissions.
October 30, 2023
Submissions close on Monday, October 30, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. ET.
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Judges review submissions and assign scores based on the selection criteria.
Up to 10 winners receive at least $5,000 each and in-kind prizes.