The Base 11 space challenge is a $1 million dollar prize for a university team to build, test and fly a liquid-fueled rocket to 100 km by the end of December 2021.
Phase 1 saw the teams conduct preliminary designs of their rockets including details of simulations and initial test data, all documented and submitted in a report.
The best submissions qualified for the Phase 1 prize of which the following teams are finalists,
- Concordia University
- Portland State University
- University of British Columbia
- University of California – San Diego
- University of Michigan
The winner will be announced June 24th with $50k of prize money up for grabs.