On Monday 18 January, the results of our 2015-16 Video Competition were announced to schools and science clubs.
Congratulations to all those that entered the competition. The standard was exceptionally high this year and our judges had a challenge on their hands deciding which teams should be successful in reaching the Finals.
The winners listed below have all secured places at the UK Finals to be held at Imperial College London on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 March 2016. Also listed below are teams that have secured places on the reserve list, and entries that have received an honourable mention from the judges.
If you are interested in being in the audience for the UK Finals presentations on Sunday 20 March 2016, please contact Jen Greenwood (firstname.lastname@example.org) by Friday 11 March 2016.
Video Competition Winners
Alberg Science Club – Alberg Solutions
Bede’s Senior School – Metafora Delivery Systems
Bishop Stortford’s College – Altus Space Innovation
Craigmount High School – Astromechanics
Henrietta Barnett School – Andromeda
High School of Glasgow – Sedna
Pates Grammar School – Pates SciCom
Royal Grammar School Newcastle – Project HaDeS
St Paul’s School – Tensegrity
Westminster School – Westminster Space Agency
Reserve List with Honourable Mention
Howard of Effingham – HOEST – Howard of Effingham Space Team
Nonsuch High School for Girls – NASA: Nonsuch’s Amazing Space Agency
Riddlesdown Collegiate – Riddlesdown Science
Stokesley School – NOSS
The Green School – Aristaeus
City of London Academy – CoLA
Clitheroe Royal Grammar School – CRGS Engineering Society
Felsted School – Shuttlecocks
Nonsuch High School for Girls – Europa
St Paul’s School – The Abyss Institute
St Paul’s School – Project Arcturus
Apologies to all those awaiting the results of this year’s video competition. Due to the number and high quality of entries, the judges have requested additional time before confirming the outcome. Results will now be published on Monday 18 January 2016.
Congratulations to Chipping Norton School, last Saturday’s winners of the Central England Regional Heat, hosted by the University of Oxford.
The judges were impressed with all four presentations and congratulated teams on producing excellent space settlements. The judges felt the companies worked well together, showed great potential, found entertaining ways to present their designs and created visually interesting content.
A big thank you is due to the University of Oxford for providing the facilities for the competition.
Congratulations to Grumbo Aerospace, the winners of last weekend’s Wales Regional Heat! The company was formed of students from Queen Elizabeth’s Hospital School, Bristol and Cardiff Sixth Form College.
All students from the company have won places at the UK Finals to be held at Imperial College London in March 2016.
A big thank you is due to event hosts, Imran Farzal and the team at Cardiff Sixth Form College. Another big thank you is due to our dedicated volunteers, experienced and new, who helped to make the event possible.
Are you interested in winning a place at the UK Finals to compete with all of the students from the Regional Heats? Enter our video competition by 2359 on Friday 18 December 2015 to be in with a chance of qualifying to take part. Good luck!