Notice on Poster Design Contest for China Space Day 2017

2017-03-15  Share



The poster design of China Space Day



Space industry enjoyed a rapid development globally in 2016. China also yielded a harvest in space technologies and applications. In this year, SJ-10 Satellite and Long March 7 were successfully launched. Shenzhou-11 Capsule was lifted off and docked with an experimental space laboratory Tiangong-2. It was worth mentioning that the first satellite jointly developed by middle school students was blasted off successfully. On the occasion of China Space Day 2017, the Centre would like to invite you to design a poster for it.  



In order to better expand influence of China Space Day, carry on the spirit of space, popularize space knowledge and ignite the enthusiasm from teachers, students, especially the teenagers at home and abroad, Regional Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific(China) (Affiliated to the United Nations) (RCSSTEAP for short) hereby holds Poster Design Contest for China Space Day 2017. All selected works will be published on the official website of RCSSTEAP.





In April 2016, RCSSTEAP held Poster Design Contest for China Space Day 2016, which gained wide attention and attracted people from all walks of life. A great many teachers and students around the world as well as aerospace fans of all ages were involved in it. One first prize, two second prizes, three third prizes and several selected works were awarded after careful evaluation by the contest committee.



March 15 - April 15, 2017



- Regional Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (China) (Affiliated to the Union Nations) (RCSSTEAP)

- Qian Xuesen Youth Academy of Space 

- International School, Beihang University 

- Department of Industrial Design, School of mechanical engineering and automation,  Beihang University


Expect Participants 

Domestic & international students and staffs are welcomed to participate.



Participants should follow the three themes below. Forms of designed poster, hand drawing and Animated GIFs are all welcomed.

Theme AArt design of the three stages of space exploration: looking up the sky from the ground, flying into space looking back to earth, roaming in space exploring outer space.

Theme BChina Space Day

Theme COther Space relevant designs.



The contest only accepts online submission. Every participant can submit more than one poster conforming to the format through E-mail. Series of posters in the same theme will be considered as a single work.


Works should be Vertical version, poster size A2=H594*W420mm, in color format CMYK, Format JPEG. Please submit two versions: low res (72 dpi) and high res (300 dpi). The maximum size of the file should be no more than 3 M. If you send several works, please add them to a RAR Package through WinRAR. The maximum of the RAR should be no more than 50M. 


Please click to download  Application Form and read the specifications carefully. All participators are free of charge.


Deadline24:00 April 15, 2017



One first prize, two second prizes, three third prizes, and several selected works


1st prize: 800RMB, Certificate

2nd prize: 500RMB, Certificate

3rd prize: Souvenir, Certificate

All selected worksCertificate


Contact Information

Contact PersonMs. Cui Yizhuo


AddressRoom 503, International School, East Wing of the Library, Beihang University