Space Park Leicester

ESA Business Applications Ambassador

The European Space Agency (ESA) has a number of funding streams for delivering innovation.

The ESA Ambassador will advise your business about “kick start” and “feasibility” funding opportunities, and/ or assist with the development of an application for the Business Applications Platform (BAP) “direct negotiation” funding. ESA BAP funding is a match funding scheme and can fund from €60k to €2M+ per activity.

Thematic “Kick Start” projects are up to €60k and 75% funded, thematic “Open Competition” projects are up to €100k and fully funded, “Direct Negotiation” projects are up to €4M and 50% funded.

Qualifying Criteria: Available to any UK business or consortium

To find out if you’re eligible for support via ESA Business Applications Ambassador, contact Kavitha Muthu -

For more information on the ESA funding visit the ESA website.

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