Thank you to all the learners across the continent who have taken the time to submit their entries for the 2016 competition. You’ll be pleased to know that the judging panels are now hard at work selecting the various country winners.
The winning essays and posters from each country will then compete against each other for the overall honours during the final adjudication week of 6 February 2017.
Besides awesome prizes up for grabs in the country awards, overall winners will be rewarded with the trip of a lifetime:
• For the overall winning essay – a trip to Eutelsat in France and onwards to a spaceport to witness a live rocket launch.
• For the overall winning poster – a trip to Eutelsat Offices in Paris and a satellite construction site.
• Runners-up in the poster and essay category win a trip to visit MultiChoice Offices in Johannesburg as well as the South African National Space Agency at Hartebeesthoek
Fancy yourself winning any of the cool prizes mentioned above? Well, if you have entered, thank you for all the hard work and creativity put into the submissions. We wish you the best of luck in the competition! If you haven’t, don’t despair as there’s still a chance next year.
Watch this space for details about next year’s competition!
Important notice from MultiChoice Africa Limited (DStv) and Eutelsat