is a robotic spacecraft orbiting planet Saturn. Cassini Mission is a joint effort of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), European Space Agency (ESA) and Italian Space Agency (ASI). The mission is managed for NASA by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology.
Cassini Scientist for a day Essay Contest is based on the images and videos taken by Cassini Spacecraft. In the 12th Edition (2013) of the contest three images (called targets) have been uploaded on the NASA/JPL website: saturn.jpl.nasa.gov/scientistforaday. Students are required to write a 500 words essay telling which one they like most and why.
The National Space Agency of Pakistan, SUPARCO, as the National Coordinator of NASA – Cassini Scientist for a Day International Essay Competition invites Educational Institution from all over Pakistan to participate in the competition.