SPACE India the pioneer and largest astronomy and space organization feels immense pleasure to announce Heliodyssey-Student Scientific Solar expedition to scientifically observe and record the annular solar eclipse of December 26, 2019 from India and Sultanate of Oman.
Heliodyssey is a flagship project of SPACE India to popularize scientific temperament by providing an opportunity to students to participate in international student’s solar scientific expedition since 2006.
Students for the heliodyssey expedition 2019 will be selected through an online examination to constitute the student scientific panel of India, which will work along with Astronomers and scientists to perform various experiments and record the event.
The online selection examination, SPACE HeliOdyssey Test 2019 (SHOT-2019) will be conducted at National level for selection of these students contingent in two groups (Group 1 – Class 6 to 8; Group 2 – Class 9 to 12).
Top 200 students will be selected on merit as per the selection criteria given on the website.