Vizag boy wins second prize in NASA-AMES SPACE SETTLEMENT Contest 2017

Visakhapatam: Nag Vijay Sreekar Kakarapalli who is studying Intermediate in vizag and his team has participated NASA-AMES SPACE SETTLEMENT Contest 2017 and got second prize,world wide at the 36th International Space Development Competition which held at Missouri, USA from May 25th-29th, 2017.




The team presented a poster on “Creation of a sustainable space colony” . Vijay and his team members  Pranav Verma Sagi, Sai Manikanta Verma Penmatsa, Krithik Govindu and Sahil Kumar did their best in competition.

For the contest  there were more than 1,500 submissions (from approximately 6,000 students) has been received  all over world . A team from Romania won top honors while a college duo from New Delhi won the Grand Prize in the contest.




G. Anantram, Chairman of The Rohit Memorial Trust that mentored and partly sponsored Vijay’s trip wished the meritorious student and thanked all donors for their support. The trust has a special Mentorship programme for such activities.

story credit: umagz

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