The RockOn workshop is the next step beyond BalloonSats. During the workshop, teams of three build a sounding rocket payload from a kit in three days and launch it into space on the sixth day. Since 2008, 448 people have participated in the RockOn workshops and successfully built and launched 146 payloads to space.

The Next How To Workshop
NASA’s Wallops Flight Center, Virginia
In collaboration with Colorado & Virginia Space Grants

The students attending RockOn Octavio Araujo (UVM), Gregory Swain (UVM) and Austin Blum from Norwich University.

The students attending RockOn Octavio Araujo (UVM), Gregory Swain (UVM) and Austin Blum from Norwich University.

How to Apply

Application process – closed until Spring 2019

Current Awardees

  • Christian Hirsch - Norwich University
  • Madeline Long - Norwich University

Past Awardees

  • Joana Athanasi, Mechanical Engineering - Norwich University
  • Emily Oliver, Mechanical Engineering - Norwich University
  • Justin Giaquinto, Mechanical Engineering - University of Vermont