• Top Banner Image with NASA logo. The text reads: National Aeronautics and Space Administration - Goddard Space Flight Center
  • Main Home Page Banner image of Optimus Prime, the Transformer.
    Main Home Page Banner graphic. It reads: NASA Goddard OPSPARC - Optimus Prime Spinoff Promotion and Research Challenge
  • Top finalists have been selected for Public Choice Voting, starting on April 23rd.
  • NASA Spinoffs

    • CHOOSE

      Choose a NASA Spinoff technology


      Discover how this Spinoff improves your world

    • TEST

      Test your innovative thinking to create your own Spinoff that will make your world a better place

    • SHARE

      Share your ideas with NASA through text, images, and videos within a Glogster Multimedia Poster

  • Ready to begin?

    Follow these steps to success.
    • REGISTER to receive design packets to get started
    • INVESTIGATE to help create your own spinoff
    • CREATE & SUBMIT Glogster Multimedia Poster
  • How the challenge works?

    Students will investigate NASA technology and Spinoff technology. To display their research and ideas, students will use a combination of text, images and videos to create a Glogster Multimedia Poster. This poster will be submitted and the student(s) ideas will be shared with NASA.

    Graphic of Project Timeline.
Important dates to note.
November: Challenge Kick-off.
February 20 (Grades 9-12 Only): Glog Deadline.
February 27 (Grades 9-12 Only): 20 Teams Selected for InWorld.
March 5: Glog Deadline.
April: Top 10 Finalists Selected.
April 12 (Grades 9-12 Only): Top 6 Teams Selected.
April 23-30: Public Choice Voting.
April 24-25 (Grades 9-12 Only): Design Reviews
early May: Winners Announced.
June 13-14: Winners Workshops & Celebration at NASA Goddard.

  • Winners From Last Year