Conduct and participate in Astronomy events to promote Astronomy with ‘SPACE and Astronomers Without Borders’ . Participate in observing, Astronomy arts, virtual online observing! The best events win prizes!
Global Astronomy month (GAM) is organized every year in April by the international organization Astronomers Without Borders (AWB), with an aim to unite enthusiasts worldwide in celebrating Astronomy following AWB’s motto – One People, One Sky. SPACE conducts a variety of astronomy programmes for students and the public during this month to partner with GAM in creating interest in Astronomy.
SPACE encourages all to do activities
SPACE proposes a bouquet of GAM and general astronomy programmes to associated schools. Schools conduct events in categories such as Observing events with Global Star Parties and ‘SUNDay’, Virtual online programmes, AstroArts and competitions. Several students have won prizes in GAM Astropoetry and Astroart competition internationally. SPACE has also initiated awards to schools for maximum participation, most innovative event and most number of events which are given annually.
Started in SPACE schools from 2012, in the last few years SPACE schools have been appreciated for high level of participation and posting on social media.
View a list of exciting activities here: