NASA’s Centennial Challenges program is looking for a partner organization to run the new Night Rover Challenge, one of three new Challenges announced last July: NASA Announcement Of Opportunity To Participate In Its Night Rover Centennial Challenges Program As An Allied Organization – NAIS Business Opportunities. === Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) of Worcester, Massachusetts recently agreed to manage the Sample Return Robot Challenge program: /– NASA And Worcester Polytechnic Institute Are Challenge Partners – NASA – Feb.7.11 /– Sample Return Robot Challenge | NASA Centennial Challenge – WPI === I don’t believe there has been a partner organization found yet to manage the Nano-Satellite Launch Challenge. === To keep the cost of the Centennial Challenges program low, all of the competitions have been run by private organizations.
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