The 2021 Competition will be held June 2 - 4, 2021 at NASA's Langley Research Center
Hotel / Venue
Hotel / Venue
More information regarding the host hotel will be communicated to the finalist teams.
740 Town Center Drive
Newport News, VA 23606
- Rate: $96 per night
- Room Types: Single King or Double Queen
- Deadline to make Reservations: May 11, 2020
The 2021 RASC-AL Special Edition: Moon to Mars Ice & Prospecting Challenge Forum will be held in Hampton, Virginia at NASA's Langley Research Center June 2 - 4, 2021.
Each selected design team will receive a monetary award to facilitate full participation in the Forum. Details of the award will be communicated directly to each team’s faculty/industry advisor. Most meals are included with the registration fee.
Teams will be responsible for making all their own travel arrangements, including hotel reservations.
Registration form will open after the Mid-Project Review deadline.
Dates & Deadlines
|October 1, 2020||NOI deadline for university teams|
|October 8, 2020||Deadline to submit questions for Q&A session
To submit a question, click here.
|October 15, 2020||Q&A Session for teams with Steering Committee|
|November 24, 2020||Project Plan submission deadline|
|December 14, 2020||Teams are notified of their selection status|
|Late December, 2020||1st installment of development stipend sent to universities|
|March 15, 2021||Mid-Point Review deadline|
|April 2, 2021||Teams are notified of MPR pass/fail status and stipends are sent to universities (as appropriate)|
|May 2, 2021||Deadline for Hotel Reservations; Online registration and payment deadline for Forum|
|May 18, 2021||Technical Paper and Integration Video submission deadline|
|June 2 - 4, 2021||Onsite Competition at NASA's Langley Research Center|