Intern Program LogoThe Future Rocket Blasts Off
The 2016 Student Rocket Launch is scheduled for July 24, launching from Fort Carson Army Post in Colorado. This year will mark the inaugural launch of the 50-foot-tall Future Heavy rocket!

Ball Aerospace interns and elementary, middle and high school students have built 19 payloads -- onboard instruments and experiments -- that will launch on the Future Heavy. Visit the Payloads page to learn more.

Watch the Future Heavy Launch

ULA has teamed up with the Kerbal Space Program to broadcast the 2016 Student Rocket Launch. Visit to watch the broadcast beginning at 9 a.m. MDT on Sunday, July 24.

Getting Involved in 2017

Elementary, middle and high school student teams can apply to build payloads for the 2017 launch. Visit the Payload Information Page for more details.