Rabat – United States Embassy in Rabat has published on Sunday a picture on Facebook of the twelve Moroccan high schools students who have taken part in the Space Camp program in Washington DC and Huntsville, Alabama.
With smiles on their faces, the twelve young students are wearing blue astronaut costumes and holding the Moroccan flag.
“Mabrook to the 12 Moroccans who graduated from Space Camp! We are so proud of them!”, reads the embassy’s post.
The twelve students were chosen among dozens others in the Race 2 Race competition organized by the US Embassy where students, hopeful of seeing their dream of travelling to the US and learning more about space come true.
Participants in the contest send videos where they talk about a variety of scientific topics.
24 students are then selected and interviewed in the US Embassy to choose the best twelve to take part in the program.