Starscapes Launches ‘Cosmofluencer’- A Program That Gives A Voice To Young Astronomers
  • A first of its kind initiative that gives young astronomy enthusiasts an opportunity to create content and undertake projects on various astronomical topics
  • Young individuals selected for the program will get a chance to be mentored by industry experts in the field of astronomy, astrophysics and space exploration

Starscapes, India’s leading astro tourism venture, presents ‘Cosmofluencer’, a unique initiative that gives an opportunity for young astronomy enthusiasts to explore the possibilities that cosmos has to offer. Young individuals chosen for the three-month program will write, develop, curate, and share content related to astronomy. Furthermore, they also get a chance to work directly with industry veterans from the field of astronomy, astrophysics, and space Exploration.

The program is open to anyone between the ages of 13 to 19 years. To enroll for the program, visit Starscapes-Cosmofluencer.

The applicants selected for the program will create content that simplifies astronomy for the world. Their content will be research-based, fun, and packaged in a way that’s engaging for the audience. They will get the opportunity to interact with industry professionals and dive deep into the world of astrophysics and space exploration. Additionally, they’ll have the chance to participate in workshops and work on projects related to deep space exploration with the help of experts.

Commenting on the program, Paul Savio, CEO and Co-Founder, Starscapes, said, “We started Starscapes with an aim to make astronomy more accessible for everyone. We have been overwhelmed by the interest our customers have shown towards stargazing and astro-tourism. During our journey, we realised that young minds are especially more curious about space and everything it has to offer. With this insight, we launched the Cosmofluencer program to give voice to young astronomers and offer them a launchpad for a career in astronomy”

“Our program gives young people a chance to learn about astronomy by creating fun and engaging content, and sharing it to the world. We are thrilled to provide a platform to these young thinkers to become cosmo-influencers and spread their love for astronomy through their content”

Program detail

Any individual (13-19 years) with a smartphone and a passion for astronomy can be a part of the program. Once the enrollment form is filled, the applicant will go through an interview process for selection.

Below are a few perks of the program —

  • Each cosmofluencer will get a chance to virtually Meet & Greet a special guest expert from the industry to answer any questions about astronomy as a profession.
  • Lifetime access to any Starscapes Observatory across the country
  • A certificate of completion after 3 months of the program. They also stand a chance to win special awards for best performance in various categories. The winners will get a 12 month subscription to ‘Starscapes Astronomy Box’
  • 12 photographs of the sky taken by any 12 Cosmofluencers will be a part of Starscapes Limited Edition Calendar 2023. 
  • The Cosmofluencers will be a part of a team with an industry expert as a mentor. At the end of the three months, each team will present a project to be featured in this year’s Starscapes Hall of Fame.

For more information » https://cosmofluencer.starscapes.zone/ or contact +91 966730701

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About Starscapes Private Limited

Starscapes is a unique platform that offers a holistic astronomy experience to give voice to your curiosity about the vast skies beyond our stratosphere. Founded in 2017 by astronomy aficionado Ramashish Ray with Paul Savio joining him as Co-Founder and CEO in 2019, Starscapes is India’s first and only chain of observatories that gives travel enthusiasts an integrated astronomy experience. With private observatories at Kausani and Bhimtal in Uttarakhand, Starscapes sports state-of-the-art equipment for observations, astrophotography and research projects.





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