Build a rocket for 2018: get involved in the UK Youth Rocketry Challenge

Do you know a team of young people aged 11-18 who love problem-solving and have strong interests in STEM subjects?

Get them signed up for the UK Youth Rocketry Challenge!

The competition is a great way to engage young people in STEM subjects through the building, designing and launching of a model rocket.

The UK winners will compete against teams from France, USA and Japan at the Farnborough International Airshow 2018.

To compete in the International final, the winning UK team and mentoring adults will receive a paid-for trip to Farnborough. The trip includes accommodation, lunches in VIP chalets, and an exclusive dinner with entertainment as well as access to the Airshow on a non-public day.

Teams will be fully supported through every step of the competition. 

Key dates

  • 28 February - deadline for entries
  • April - regional events across the UK
  • May - UK National Finals
  • 19–20 July - International Final at Farnborough International Airshow 2018

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