Uwingu-A New Way to Fund Space Exploration, Research, and Education

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We're creating new ways to fund space exploration, research & education! Missed our IndieGoGo campaign & still want to help? Go to http://www.uwingu.com!
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Alan Stern
Petite entreprise
Boulder, Colorado
United States
9 membres de l'équipe

If you missed out on our IndieGoGo campaign and still want to help start Uwingu, just go to http://www.uwingu.com/ to donate!

 

Reaching for The Sky--Help Us Launch to Increase Space Research & Education Funding

Tired of seeing space research and education always the victim of governmental budget cuts? Want to see a change in space funding and increased funds for space exploration, science, and space education? Uwingu LLC wants to effect these kinds of changes in a new way.

Uwingu is a small start-up company, a for profit LLC, consisting of prominent astronomers, planetary scientists, former space program executives, and educators who passionately want to create new ways for space exploration, research, and education to be funded.

We are planning a series of projects that will earn revenue to generate a new, private sector funding stream of millions or even tens of millions of dollars annually for space projects of all kinds, which we call The Uwingu Fund. The Uwingu Fund will provide grants to those that propose meritorious projects to us in space exploration, space research, or space education.

But to have the cash on hand to run the business in its first months, before sales can escalate, we need to raise at least $75,000 in start-up capital.

Would you help us turn our ambitions into accomplishments by helping  with a sponsorship to help us get launched? Would you make a difference for space research and education's future?

Would you make a difference? Sponsor Uwingu now!

Thank you!

-The Uwingu Team

ps. If you missed out on our IndieGoGo campaign and still want to help start Uwingu, just go to http://www.uwingu.com/ to donate!

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$79,896USD
collectés par 813 personnes en environ 1 mois
107% financé
0 temps restant
$75,000 USD objectif
Flexible Ce projet est terminé et recevra tous les fonds recueillis.
Projet clôturé
Ce projet est terminé depuis le septembre 24, 2012
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  • $10USD
    First Wave Explorer

    Your name will be placed on our launch web site as a sponsor, and you'll have our complete and enduring love and appreciation for supporting this new, 21st century way forward to fund space projects.

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    Space Explorer

    You will receive what's above, and an Uwingu Senior Explorer logo you can post on your web page or Facebook page, AND a special Uwingu button we'll mail to you to wear!

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    Citizen Advisor

    Get what's above, plus the opportunity to tell us how you would like us to prioritize funding between space exploration, space research, and space education, and by doing so you'll be listed as an Uwingu Citizen Advisor on our website.

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    Founder!

    You’ll receive all of the above, PLUS be part of the official countdown to Uwingu's launch, AND get an Uwingu T-Shirt too!

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    Council Member

    You’ll receive all of the above, plus a place on our Citizen’s Council—giving you the opportunity to help us beta test and improve our launch project before it’s finalized.

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    Council Member Select

    You’ll receive all of the above, plus a coupon worth $100 on Uwingu product purchases you make in 2012!

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    Uwingu Angel!

    You’ll receive all of the above PLUS an invitation and free entry pass to our press conference and party when we fund our first round of Uwingu grant projects!

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    Corporate Sponsor

    Companies and corporations sponsoring Uwingu at $1000 or higher get logo placement on this site, a news update on this site and Tweets about their sponsorship, and an Uwingu Press Release on their sponsorship.

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    Corporate Sponsor Select

    Companies and corporations sponsoring Uwingu at $3000 or higher get the Corporate Sponsor benefits above, AND and logo placement on the Uwingu web site for a year.

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    Super Angel

    Super Angels receive the same perks as Angels, but additionally earn a gourmet dinner or lunch at Uwingu's expense for themselves and up to 2 friends in Boulder, Colorado with members of the Uwingu team, including CEO Stern.

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    Awesome Super Angels receive the same perks as Angels, and additionally earn a gourmet dinner for themselves and up to 5 friends, AND a speech to the group of their choice the same day in any US or Canadian city of their choosing with members of the Uwingu team, including CEO Stern.

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