Is ESA Business Applications for me?
Space assets like satellite data or spaceflight technologies offer many opportunities and solutions to businesses. That’s why we open our network of talent, technology and funding to any and all businesses, whether or not they currently use space technologies or data.
About ESA Business Applications
In ESA Business Applications our aim is to show that space is open for business and has the power to improve our everyday lives on Earth. We do this by helping companies to integrate space data and technology into commercial services. Successful applicants receive:
- Zero-equity funding (from €60k to €2M+ per activity).
- A personalised ESA consultant.
- Technical & commercial guidance.
- Access to our network of partners.
- Credibility of the ESA brand.
We are particularly interested in applications of space technology to previously untapped consumer markets. These services should use one (or more) of the following space assets:
How to Apply
There are two main ways to apply for ESA Business Applications support & funding. In our Open Call for Proposals, you can submit your ideas on any topic at any time of the year. With Competitive Tenders, you can respond to one of our thematic calls for proposals. As a first port of call, why not see if there is one of our independent ESA Business Applications Ambassadors in your region?
Space for every industry
The relationship between space assets and businesses has already begun to transform a range of industries, such as: