Feb 21, 2019

SWAPA Secondary School Competition

  • Crimson Education
  • NZ
Multiple Competition Workshop Skill Building


The SWAPA Secondary School Competition is held by Royal Astronomical Society of New Zealand (RASNZ) for students who have an interest and passion for astronomy.

The Competition seeks to promote Astronomy and student engagement with the science. RASNZ also hosts an annual conference students can apply for.

For more information visit the official website here. 

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

Secondary school students



Non-competitive entry.

Participation Cost


$200 Entry Fee.

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


Interest in Astronomy required.

Time Commitment


Participation in competition.

Application Deadline

Friday 27th March 2020, 5 pm.

Application Process Includes

Email a short statement of no more than 300 words explaining why they would like to attend the conference and why they are interested in astronomy.

This statement should be sent to kiwiastronomer@gmail.com