TELESCOPES FOR ALL
This contest is a organized by the International Astronomical UnionTelescopes for All this year took on a new format: instead of providing ready-built telescopes, Stars Shine for Everyone (Sterren Schitteren voor Iedereen, SSVI) led the NOCs National Outreach Coordinators) in a workshop describing how to build their own telescopes. After completing the body, SSVI supplied the optics, BRESSSER Eyepieces and viewfinders. This project gives NOCs the skills they need to sustainably spread astronomy throughout their communities without relying on expensive resources..
CONTEST L'ASTRONOMIE AFRIQUE
Every trimester, L'Astronomie Afrique in collaboration with RFI émission Autour de la question organizes a competition in which each time an BRESSER Messier 90/900 SSVI telescope can be won. Rules you can find here; Jeu Concours
WOMEN AND GIRLS IN ASTRONOMY
Women and Girls in Astronomy project supports events that recognise the role of all women in advancing science and encourages everyone on and off the gender spectrum to consider careers in astronomy. SSVI provides 5 BRESSER 76/350 Solarix telescopes on SSVI assemby.
CHALLENGE VIDEO ASTRO-ADOS DE LA FRANCOPHONIE 2024
SSVI provide 10 BRESSER Nano 70/700 refractors to this contest.
'BEAMLINE FOR SCHOOLS' (Powered by CERN and DESY)
Beamline for Schools is a physics competition organized by CERN that invites teams of high-school students from all over the world to prepare the proposal for an experiment that can be performed at a particle accelerator test beam facility.
SSVI provides 13 BRESSER 80/640 NANO telescopes, signed by 3 Nobelprize Laureats, DG of CERN Fabiola Gianotti and the BL4S organizing team. as special prizes. Winners of this countest on this website.
1OO HOURS OF ASTRONOMY
This contest will be organised Autumn 2024 by IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach in partnership with SSVI. SSVI provides 5 BRESSER 76/350 Solarix telescopes on SSVI assembly. Contest rules follows!
Additional initiatives will be announced on this page throughout 2024.
All telescopes are intended for groups: astronomy outreach in the spirit of the Telescopes for All - SSVI project. Not for exclusive private use'