The following is the Itinerary for the International Conference:
Day 1: Assemble in the airport. Group check in. Leave from the airport.
Day 2: Arrival at Miami airport. We will be traveling to Orlando by coach and rest at the hotel.
Day 3: Disney World 9.30 am to 9.30 pm
• 9:00 am – Registration starts for International Space Science Conference
• 9:25 am – Competition Topic announced
• 9.30 am – Essay writing competition starts
• 10.30 am – Competition finished
• 11 am to 4 pm – Atlantis Space Shuttle, Rocket simulator, Astronaut encounter
Day 5: NASA Kennedy space Centre visit.
Day 6: Launching pad tour, Hall of fame. Afternoon – Awards ceremony. Space shop shopping.
Day 7: Wall Mart visit.
Day 8: University of Miami visit, then Miami Beach. Return to home from Miami international airport
Day 9: Arrive home country with pleasant memories. Say Good bye to everyone. Parents pick up the students from the airport.
Hotel: Accommodation is provided for everyone at Holiday Inn Express hotel.
Food: Both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food will be provided.
NASA Kennedy Space Center 3 Days
Program Includes: Three full days of guided instruction, led by experienced educators
- Meet and greet with a NASA astronaut − Students meet a veteran NASA astronaut, who talks about the future of space exploration. Students are encouraged to ask questions and later they receive an autographed souvenir from their astronaut guest.
- Young people experience, imagine and interact through space shuttle mission simulations, tours of Kennedy Space Center and witnessing firsthand the everyday challenges faced by astronauts. It all adds up to an inspiring three days of fun and enriching space activities.
- Instructor-led tours of Rocket Garden, Early Space Exploration, the Apollo/Saturn V Center, and NASA's launch headquarters.
Benefits of International Space Science Conference:
- Opportunity to show their space science interest and to win the trophy
- Great opportunity to visit the NASA Kennedy Space Center in Orlando, USA
- Chances of 10 years multiple entry USA visa is a golden opportunity of this century.
- International Space Science Conference is free for the school staffs on the basis of one staff for every 15 students.
- Winners have the Chance of getting tuition fee discount in top USA universities
Full sponsorship for National Space Science Essay competition top 3 winners.
For best performers travel - Rs.30,000 Scholarship from the National Space Science Competition.
Conference package includes:
International air ticket, accommodation, food, local transportation, visa fees and visa document preparation, Health insurance, Conference in KSC-NASA, Disney World theme park, University campus tour, Miami Beach and Tips.