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Spaceship Earth Grants launched Global Crowdfunding Spaceflight Contest

Sep 15, 2014 17:30 IST

Spaceship Earth Grants (SEG) on 15 September 2014 launched a new program Global Crowdfunding Spaceflight Contest.

The contest aims to send 1 of every 50000 applicants to space.  

About the Contest

The contest was presented by Star Harbor Space Training Academy. SEG will initially award one space flight for each 50000 applications, but will increase the number of awards given per 50000 applications as the number of applicants grows.

This unique approach of offering ever-increasing odds will encourage applicants to share the contest opportunity enthusiastically among their family members, friends and communities worldwide, knowing their own chances of being selected increase as the more people apply.

About Spaceship Earth Grants


Spaceship Earth Grants Corp. (SEG) is a Public Benefit Corporation. SEG is committed to make the space experience accessible to as many people as possible.

SEG offers applicants a chance to travel to space while helping to fund efforts and organizations that are making a significant positive impact on planet Earth. SEG will provide grants to individuals and organizations that are likewise committed to better their communities.

About Star Harbor Space Training Academy

Star Harbor Space Training Academy is the first-in-the-world publicly accessible, fully comprehensive and environmentally immersive space training academy. The Star Harbor team is led by CEO Maraia Hoffman and includes former NASA Astronauts Leland Melvin and Ron Garan.

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