Applications now open for SA Space School

Are you in Year 10 and interested in a career in science, especially space science, engineering, physics or astronomy?

The Centre for Australian Space Education (CASE) invites applications from Year 10 students for the 21st annual residential South Australian Space School (SASS) from 9 October- 11 October 2017.

Students at the South Australian Space School will be accommodated at the Warradale Urban Camp School:

  • Take part in science investigations including building and launching model rockets at Hamilton Secondary College
  • Undertake tours of the Flinders University Physics Laboratories
  • Visit the Defence Science & Technology Group (formerly DSTO)
  • Hear inspiring talks about careers in space science, physics, engineering, life sciences and more – previous guest speakers have included an Australian working at NASA in planetary science, an Australian neuroscientist who was a finalist for selection in the European Space Agency’s astronaut corps, and NASA and European Space Agency astronauts
  • Visit the RAAF Base at Edinburgh and be escorted through various testing facilities and aircraft
  • Visit the Planetarium at the University of SA
  • Visit PIPEHENGE
  • Have a great time, and of course, make many new friends!

Please find application forms at www.spaceschool.com or click on the link below:

SA Space School Application Form

Applications close September 1st, 2017.