Come along to the Royal Astronomical Society of New Zealand (RASNZ) conference. It will bring together leading astronomers, researchers and enthusiasts from around the world to discuss the latest trends, developments, and discoveries in the field of astronomy and space science. This is an exciting opportunity to connect with peers, exchange ideas and learn from leading experts in the field.

Speaker and poster presentations from all participants are welcomed – these will help enrich the conference and provide an opportunity to share your research and insights with your peers. Don't miss this chance to be a part of the cutting-edge of astronomy and space science research.

The Nelson Astronomical Society is the host of this year's Royal Astronomy Society of New Zealand conference.

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The Royal Astronomical Society of New Zealand (RASNZ) offers 10 to 15 top secondary students who are New Zealand citizens or permanent residents and at secondary school anywhere in New Zealand scholarships to enable them to attend the RASNZ annual astronomy conference. This scholarship is known as Students With a Passion for Astronomy (SWAPA).

Registration is by 5 pm, 8 April. For more information and to register:

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