Finalists and winners will be shown at the Houston Cinema Arts Festival and at venues around the world.

Finalists will be selected for screening at CineSpace.

First Overall Prize – $10K
Second Overall Prize – $5K
Third Overall Prize – $3K

  • Film Best Depicting Innovation and Inclusion in Science and Technology: USD $4,000
    • The Jury will use the following NASA statement as a guide: “Innovation and Inclusiveness encourages open-minded attitudes about the unique diversity of the team and recognizes the contributions to innovation that diversity brings.  The ultimate goal is to create a culture where everyone is valued and contributes fully to the success of the mission and where innovation happens everyday.”
  • Film Best Depicting Concept of “Moon, Mars, and Beyond”: USD $4,000
    • The Jury will use the following NASA statement as a guide: “NASA aims to inspire the next generation of human exploration of the Moon, Mars, and beyond, leading to human expansion across the solar system, returning humans to the Moon for long-term exploration and utilization, followed by human missions to Mars and other destinations.”