Space Settlement Design Contest 2004 Results


This year we received 122 submissions from 444 students sponsored by 29 teachers. Entries came from Germany, India, Japan, Malaysia, Pakistan, Romania and 10 states: California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, Tennessee, and Virginia.


Grand Prize

The grand prize went to three students from Constantza, Romania for their submission LEDA, Flaviu Valentin Barsan, Andrei Dan Costea and Carmen Maria Sigovan are high school students of Ion Bararu.
Congratulations to these young students for an outstanding research project.

Note: for the rest of the prizes there were individual, team (consisting of 2-6 students) and large group (from 7-18 students) and Classroom awards for two groups: 6-9th grade and 10-12th grade. Team names are listed by submission.

Note: June 21, 2004. Award Winners (shown here at Mars Center) tour Ames Research Center.

Student Art Gallery

First Prize

Second Prize

Third Prize

Honorable Mention:


These teachers involved their classes in the contest:


Special thanks to Dr. Charlie Wade and Ruth Globus at NASA Ames Research Center for supporting this educational activity.

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