Artemis ROADS Schedule and Team Recognition

Events Calendar

A calendar of events
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Main Challenge Schedule

2022
Team Registration Opens08/24
Mission Advisor Question and Answer Session11/02 at 4 pm PST
https://nwessp.org/2022/10/12/mission-advisor-question-and-answer/
Meet a NASA Expert: Patricia Moore11/09, noon to 1 pm PST https://cwu.zoom.us/s/86875309148
2023
Registration ClosesFinal deadline-01/30
Mission Advisor Support Session 102/01
Meet a NASA Expert02/13-02/17
Mission Advisor Support Session 203/01
Meet a NASA Expert03/13-03/17
Initial Submissions Due03/15
Mission Advisor Support Session 305/05
Final Submissions Due05/10
Meet an Astronaut (virtual)05/15-05/31
Hub EventsSee Table Below
Kennedy Trip Window08/01-09/10

Specific Locations and Dates for Final Challenge Hubs

StateLocationDateEvent Contact(s)
Idaho North University of Idaho, Moscow, IDJune 17, 2023Susan Stauffer
Idaho SouthBoise State University, Boise, IDJune 24th, 2023Susan Stauffer and Brian Jackson
TexasUniversity of Texas at Austin, Austin, TXJun 3, 2023Celena Miller
MontanaMontana State University, Bozeman, MTMay 19, 2023Jamie Cornish
ArizonaNorthern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZMay 20, 2023Anne Hamlin
Washington Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WAJun 3, 2022Deanna Marshall
North CarolinaSouthwestern Community College, Sylva, NCMay 12, 2023Randi Neff

Recognition for Registered Teams:

Artemis ROADS Levels of Achievement

To Achieve Launchpad Status:

Registered teams must complete the following by February 15th:

  • Register your team
  • Make a team Mission Patch (MO-08)
  • Start and make an entry in your Mission Development Log (MO-01)
  • Complete any other MO!

Recognition: Get a call out on NESSP Social Media!

To Achieve Low Earth Orbit:

Registered teams must complete the following by March 15th:

  • Complete the Launchpad requirements
  • Complete an additional MO! Your team’s choice!

Recognition: Get a NESSP Package!

To Achieve Lunar Orbit Orbit:

Registered teams must complete the following by May 10th:

  • Complete an additional two MO’s [total of 4 of MO-02 to MO-07]
  • Participate in at least one NASA Expert Talk

Recognition: Teams are invited to meet an astronaut (virtually) and to a hub event, where teams can complete their final mission (MO-09).

To Make a Lunar Landing:

Registered teams must complete the following by May 10th:

  • Complete all MO’s, including the final challenge at a hub event or virtually
  • Participate in at least two NASA Expert Talks

Recognition: Teams are invited to meet an astronaut (virtually) and to a hub event, where teams can complete their final mission (MO-09). Teams are also eligible for a drawing to go to Kennedy Space Center!