September 22, 2011
NASA 2012 Lunabotics Competition Open For Registration
NASA is accepting applications from teams of U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students for the third annual Lunabotics Mining Competition. The event will be at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida May 21-26, 2012.
Students must submit applications, including a systems engineering paper and an educational outreach project, by Nov. 30. Registration is limited to one team for each university campus and 10 teams per country.
The competition is designed to engage and retain students in the science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, disciplines critical to NASA's missions.
For information about the competition and to apply online, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/lunabotics
For information about NASA's education programs, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/education