MPAC Group Sponsors the 2015 Cubes in Space Top Design Award

Global Educational Design Competition

January 4, 2015, London, UK

London, UK - The MPAC Group, the UK's leading corporate compliance and regulatory advisory firm, is delighted to announce that it is once again sponsoring The MPAC Group Top Design Award for the 2015 Cubes in Spaceā„¢ competition. A STE[A]M-based education program, Cubes in Space provides students a no-cost opportunity to design and compete to launch an experiment into space. Utilizing formal or informal learning environments, students and educators will be exposed to engaging content and activities in preparation for the design and development of an experimental payload to be integrated into a small cube (Cube). These Cubes will be launched into space via sounding rocket from NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, VA in late June 2015 and is open to all students around the world ages 11-14.

Last year's winners were NorthGate College in Trinidad and Tobago whose experiment was successfully launched on June 26th 2014, see this link for video of the launch of the rocket and see this link for the front page of the Trinidad & Tobago National Guardian for the report on the award ceremony attended by the Prime Minister of Trinidad & Tobago, the Canadian High Commissioner to Trinidad & Tobago, Robert Sowah a director of MPAC Group and other dignitaries.

The 2015 Cubes in Space program is now open to for registration and details can be obtained by downloading the attached brochure or emailing robert.sowah@mpacgroup.co.uk


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