​Part 1a: Register for the Online Course here.

No payment is due for registration

If you are interested in taking the seminar for credit at a San Diego Community College, Please complete the form below. We wil forward your information to the college for their follow up with you.

DoubleSTARSTM Registration

Part 1b: Online Course Scholarships and Payment 


Part 2: Community College Honors Contract Interest

If you are not eligible for a scholarship, do not wish to apply for one, or if it was not accepted, please pay online by clicking the button below. Payment for the course is due no later than the fourth class. Your instructor will provide the exact date. 

Scholarship applications are due about two weeks after the beginning of the course. Your instructor will provide the exact date. You will be notified before payment is due if your scholarship application has been accepted

The seminar is offered through San Diego Community Colleges as part of an honors contract with the normal California Community College fees. Please Go to Part 2 below to apply.


For those taking the online seminar, there is a fee of $99 which covers:

  • all course materials
  • the robotic telescope time
  • access and use of the online server and suite of software tools
  • instruction and support to acceptance of your research paper for publication


Scholarships are available for for students in grades 7 through 12. There is no financial obbligation to attend the first three weeks of the seminar.


Here is the timetable for scholarships and payments:

  • Scholarship applications are due about two weeks after the beginning of the course. Your instructor will provide the exact date. You will be notified before payment is due if your scholarship application has been accepted
  • Payment for the course is due no later than the fourth class. Your instructor will provide the exact date. If your scholarship application has been accepted, no payment will be due.

These dates will be in the course syllabus: