The Environmentally Responsible Aviation project invites students in grades 9-12 to submit a well-documented research paper up to 12 pages to demonstrate understanding of the environmental impact of aircraft noise and emissions. Specific topics are listed on the contest website.
Participants must be enrolled in an accredited high school, secondary school or home school. International students may participate but are not eligible for cash prizes. The deadline to enter is March 19, 2012.
For more information about the contest, visit http://aero.larc.nasa.gov/competitions_high_era.htm.