All the requirements, recommendations and technical requirements for the commpetition.
Requirements for the participants
1 - Form a group of a maximum of 4 participants – a leader and at most three school students;
2 - The leader has to be a teacher, an extracurricular activity organizer etc., but not a student;
3 - Choose an astronomical object or event, about which you would collect information and prepare a project or a short video.
Recommendations for the topics
The projects on topics from the educational program can focus on:
1 - Lessons-observations (carried out in real time or obtained from a virtual observatory);
2 - An important part of each project is the creation of a practical activity.
Technical requirements for the projects
1 - The project that you have developed needs to have a volume equivalent to ten standard typed pages (A4) or not more than 5000 words and it needs to be in PDF format.
2 - If you would like to compete in the video category, your video should not exceed 5 min in length, and should be uploaded to any video platform (YouTube, Vimeo, DailyMotion, etc.) or to a file-sharing service.
3 - To submit your project successfully, please go through the How to participate page.
4 - It is highly recommended to have the projects checked for scientific and factual mistakes, and for typographical and punctuation mistakes.