Join the 2022 NASA CT Space Grant Consortium (CTSGC) Observe the Moon Photo Contest!


NASA CT Space Grant Consortium (CTSGC) is sponsoring a Photo Contest for this event – join the fun and a chance to earn prizes!

Rules for entry:

  • Only original photos taken on October 1, 2022 will be considered.
  • Photos may be for anything that is related to the moon, moon observation, or culturally significant activities related to the moon.
  • Photos must be shared to your own social media (Instagram, Facebook and/or Twitter) on or before October 8, 2022.
  • Posted photos must tag us (Facebook: @SpaceGrantCT; Twitter or Instagram: @CTSpaceGrant) to be considered.
  • Posted photos must also use the hashtags #ObserveTheMoon, #CTObserveTheMoon and #CTSpaceGrant to be considered.
  • To be eligible for prizes, entrants must complete this online form: CTSGC 2022 International Observe the Moon Photo Contest

Prizes for Observe the Moon Night Photo Contest will be up to $150 for first place, and up to $100 each for two runners-up!

This is a great opportunity to promote learning of nature, science and culture for K-12 education and in the local community. Whether you are new to photography or a seasoned pro, NASA offers some excellent tips for photographing the moon for using a camera, phone, or telescope, as well as beautiful examples of lunar photography. NASA CT Space Grant Consortium welcomes all types of lunar photography for this event – perfection not required!

We look forward to seeing your photo(s) of this exciting celebration!


Download our 2022 Photo Contest Poster