The European Space Agency invites applications for its Copernicus master competition.
This competition supports projects and business ideas that make use of Earth observation data primarily generated under the Copernicus programme.
Applicants may apply for one or more Challenges [PDF]
Award amounts range between €5,000 and €1M (approx AUD $8,000 and $1,606,000)
The overall winner will receive an additional prize of attending a satellite launch in Kourou, French Guiana, and a further cash prize.
Enterprises, scientific institutions such as universities and research organisations, and individuals of legal adult age from anywhere in the world may participate.
For the six European Commission challenges, applicants must be residents or have established their company in one of the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or the UK.
Submission Requirements & Due Date
- Applications must be submitted for internal review by 22 June 2018
- Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are considering applying for this scheme.
- See also: Submitting an Application to Research Services for Review