All-Nepal Asteroid Search Campaign

The asteroid search campaign was first introduced in Nepal in 2012 as ‘SGAC Asteroid Search Campaign’ provided by Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) for the university level students. During the time, several teams were forms which were reduced to only one team per country!

***Next Campaign: January 19-February 18, 2017***

Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) introduced this program to high school 2016! With our tests with both high school and university students, we are pleased to open a call for both high school and university students in 2017!


Who can participate ?

Any one who are high school and university students and want to have hands-on experience to make original discoveries searching asteroid from world class telescopes can participate in the program. Priorities are given to those who are faimiliar to our activities and wants to create their career in research in future.

How to participate?

In you are interested in this program, you can request your school/college to send ‘Expression of Interest’ to

When is the campaign?

The campaign runs several times a year. Due to technical limitation, we provide take only five teams each time. The next campaign will run from January 19 – February 18, 2017.

What are the technical requirements?

The participating team must have access to computer/laptop with Windows 7 home/ultime/professional (32-bit system) and good internet connection (at least 512kbps or prefarably 1Mbps).


If you have any queries regarding this program or would like to sponsor this program, please feel free to write us