Calling all creative minds out there!

We are launching the Send to Space competition, where you will be able to have your creative work broadcast from space by the first Emirati Astronaut, Hazzaa AlMansoori, on board the International Space Station (ISS).

Enter the MBRSC ‘Send to Space’ Competition with an incredible drawing, poem or a short story that depicts space, and the winning entries will be sent to the ISS with Astronaut Hazzaa AlMansoori.

To participate, send your submissions to PO Box 250919, Dubai – UAE, and make sure to write your full name, PO Box number, and Emirate on the envelope.

For all international entries or soft copies, please feel free to send your creative work to the email address: competitions@mbrsc.ae.

The last day for all entries is the 27th of July, 2019.

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How to send us your drawings, poems or short stories by mail:

  • Include your full name, mobile number, email address, nationality and age in the letter.
  • You do not need a postage stamp on your letter if you are sending it from within the UAE.
  • You must clearly write this address on the envelope: POBox 250919.
  • Use your own envelope.
  • You can deposit the envelope in any letter box (the red ones) or send through any post office.

Portray space in an amazing drawing

  • Criteria: Related to space
  • Size of the drawing: A4/Letter
  • Style: Pen, pencil, acrylic paint or digital software
  • Eligibility: All age groups and nationalities
  • Submission deadline: 27 July 2019

Portray your thoughts into a poem

  • Criteria: Related to space
  • Language: English or Arabic
  • Number of verses: Maximum 20
  • Eligibility: All age groups and nationalities
  • Submission deadline: 27 July 2019

 

Write an interesting short story

  • Criteria: Related to space
  • Language: English or Arabic
  • Number of words: Maximum 1000
  • Eligibility: All age groups and nationalities
  • Submission deadline: 27 July 2019