Dates: 01/09/2016 - 14/07/2017
Place: Tolusse, France
Age limits: 7-22
Contact address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The ODYSSEUS II project aims to inspire young people throughout Europe to engage in space exploration through a series of educational activities. The main activity of the project is a fun-oriented educational contest (The Youth for Space Challenge) that combines scientific learning with hands-on experience. Organized in multiple rounds, the contest targets all pupils and students in Europe, wherever they are living and irrespective of their cultural background or language. The ultimate aim of the project is to foster the development of qualified scientists, engineers and technicians in areas relevant to the priorities of EU space policy. 3 categories (7-12 years old; 13-18; 17- 22) Selections and winners at National/regional level then at European level Prizes includes trips offered to the various selection places (national/regional then European)- Trip to the Guyana space center (south America), computerized telescope, small rackets ...