During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More
 

LEO (Low Earth Orbit) Art Challenge Manager

Save to Favorites

NATIONAL SPACE SOCIETY

Image_202104031311

LEO Art Challenge Manager Job Description:


SpacEdge Education of the National Space Society is piloting the Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Art Challenge which encourages students K-12 to use the LEO environment in bringing science, math, and art into a product that assesses organization, creativity, and knowledge of space science and LEO.

More information on the Leo Art Challenge can be found at:

https://sites.google.com/site/leoartchallenge/


SpacEdge Education is seeking an experienced contest manager to become involved in revising the pilot competition and managing the LEO Art Challenge. Expertise in education is suggested.

7 More opportunities with NATIONAL SPACE SOCIETY

About NATIONAL SPACE SOCIETY

Location:

11130 SUNRISE VALLEY DR STE 350, RESTON, VA 20191, US

Mission Statement

The National Space Society (NSS) is an independent, nonpartisan, educational, grassroots, non-profit organization dedicated to the creation of a spacefaring civilization. For more details on what NSS stands for, visit our Statement of Philosophy Web page or download a PDF version. NSS Vision: "People living and working in thriving communities beyond the Earth, and the use of the vast resources of space for the dramatic betterment of humanity." NSS Mission: "to promote social, economic, technological, and political change in order to expand civilization beyond Earth, to settle space and to use the resulting resources to build a hopeful and prosperous future for humanity." NSS Rationale - Why Our Mission is Important: Survival, Growth, Prosperity, and Curiosity NSS Principles - What Does NSS Stand For? NSS Beliefs - What Does NSS Support?

Description

For U.S. tax purposes, NSS is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) educational, non-profit corporation. All donations to NSS are fully tax deductible (as allowed by your local laws).

NSS’ grassroots political activities are governed by the 501(h) election, which permits a limited amount of activity aimed at influencing U.S. legislation.

History

NSS was originally founded as the National Space Institute in 1974 (based on the leadership of Wernher Von Braun) and the L5 Society in 1975 (based on the ideas of Princeton physicist Gerard K. O’Neill). The two organizations merged to form NSS in 1987.

Widely acknowledged as the preeminent citizen’s voice on space, NSS has chapters in the United States and around the world. The society also publishes Ad Astra magazine, an award-winning periodical chronicling the most important developments in space, and organizes the annual International Space Development Conference (ISDC).

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Computers & Technology

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Visual Arts
  • Program Management
  • Curating
  • Market Research / Analysis
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • The LEO Art Challenge is a remote competition. The time committment is flexible. Once the Challenge is revised, it is expected to be on-going. Response amount to appications is not known, however a team for this Challenge is anticipated.
  • Enjoyment of people and team dynamics.

Report this opportunity