The Odysseus II Contest is announced in ESA website

Get inspired and take part to Odysseus II Contest!


The Odysseus European Youth Space combines scientific learning with hands-on experience. Organised in multiple rounds, it targets students from around the world, irrespective of their cultural background or language. The ultimate aim of the project is to foster the development of qualified scientists, engineers and technicians in areas relevant to the priorities of EU’s space policy.

It is divided into three age groups: Skywalkers, Pioneers, and Explorers.

A huge array of exceptional prizes are set per category; including ipads, model rocket kits, space related e-books and applications, ‘European Youth Space Ambassador’ diplomas, high quality computerized telescopes (Celestron Nexstar or similar type), trips to the regional phase cities and to Guiana ESA Space Centre in South America.