International SunSat Design Competition

A collaborative, international competition to design the next-generation of Solar Power Satellites with supportive infrastructure
Technology
$960USD
raised of $110,000 goal
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This campaign started on May 01 and closed on June 06, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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This campaign ended on June 6, 2013
Select a Perk
  • $25USD
    Crew Support

    Your name will be listed as a competition supporter in the DVD credits, and receive a digital print of the Competition banner. Plus, access to competition updates and news, and our heartfelt thanks.

    2 claimed

  • $50USD
    Crew Member

    In addition to the Crew Support package, you'll receive an exclusive International SunSat Design Competition mission patch.

    2 claimed

  • $75USD
    Senior Crew Member

    A full-color wall print of the Competition banner, as well as the mission patch and all perks from the Crew Support tier.

    0 claimed

  • $100USD
    Telemetry Package

    You'll be joining us as a Senior Crew Member, receiving all perks from that tier and those before it, plus a DVD containing the winning designs. ($10 is requested for overseas shipping)

    2 claimed

  • $250USD
    Mission Scientist

    As a Mission Scientist, your Competition patch will be personalized with the name or phrase of your choice. You'll receive all perks of the Telemetry Package and the tiers before it, as well as a signed copy of Prof. Don Flournoy's book Solar Power Satellites (Springer 2012).

    2 claimed

  • $500USD
    Flight Controller

    Flight Controllers receive all perks from the previous tiers, including the personalized patch and book. They will also be invited to serve as a Competition Mentor, supporting our teams as they complete their designs.

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  • $1,000USD
    Mission Commander

    As a Mission Commander, you will be invited to sit on a judging committee responsible for reviewing submitted entries. You will receive all perks of previous tiers, including the personalized patch and signed copy of Solar Power Satellites.

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  • $5,000USD
    Board Member's Package

    You will be designated a member of the International SunSat Design Competition board of advisors. In May 2014, you will be given the opportunity to name one of the awards, and to present that award in-person at ISDC Los Angeles. (You are responsible for travel arrangements and conference fees)

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