Midwest Rockets for Schools 1999
14 & 15 May, 1998
Ways to Participate
Parents and Educators
Volunteers are needed for various
duties during launch weekend.
If you would like to be more activly involved, contact (920)-339-4600 ext.
1. Launch Teams - Individual students can apply to be a
member of the following teams:
Students wishing to participate on a launch team must fill out the
Rockets for Schools Launch Team Application for Participation.
- Ground Safety
- Weather Balloon
2. Student Rocket Teams
Student teams can build a "Rockets for Schools" rocket to launch
at the weekend event. Awards are given to Student Rocket Teams
for fit and finish, payload, displays, presentations and team spirit.
For more information, see the application packet.
To be considered for a free rocket (up to one per congressional district)
student teams must write a proposal.
Space Education Initiatives
PO Box 12263
Green Bay, WI 54307-2263
Phone: (920) 339-4600
Fax: (920) 339-4619
Application Deadline: January 15, 1999
Students Notified of Selection: February 15, 1999
(The deadline has passed, but look for a similar deadline in future years)
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