Envision what a Mars Colony of a Hundred People could look like?

The National Space Science Agency in collaboration with Clever Play Education & Training is pleased to announce the holding of its second competition for the Best Design Plan of a Mars Colony of 100 People that considers both human health and safety.

The Design Your Mars Colony competition is a multi-disciplinary competition where students will learn extensively about the planet Mars, brainstorm and research design solutions for food, water, energy, and other critical systems necessary in order to build a colony model from house-hold materials.

Competition officially opens on August 16 and will remain open until September 6.

For more information, please contact the email: competition@cleverplay.org

  1. First, register online on the following link
  2. Submit your work before September 6th 2020, in English or Arabic to competition@cleverplay.org
  3. The work submitted should include the following:
    • Sketch of your idea
    • A small prototype of your idea
    • Photos and videos of you working and explaining what you have created
  4. Design requirements are found below:
    1. Keep humans alive with access to food, water and air.
    2. Provides shelter from extreme temperatures.
    3. Provides energy source to power systems.
    4. Supports human health with access to medical services and exercise.
    5. Offers entertainment and amusement opportunities for humans.
  • Nationality: Bahraini
  • Age: 7-12 years
  • Deadline: September 6, 2020
  • The top 3 winners will be announced on September 10.
  • Winners will receive E-Certificates, Space Trophies and Hands-On STEAM Kits.