H2020 Space Call 2018 is open!

Today the European Commission opened 12 topics of the recently published Space Work Programme 2018 – 2020. The dedicated budget of the open topics is 104 Mio €.

The topics 2018 are open for submission until 6 March 2018.

Earth observation Instrument Budget
DT-SPACE-01-EO-2018-2020: Copernicus market uptake IA 9 Mio €
LC-SPACE-02-EO-2018: Copernicus evolution – Mission exploitation concepts CSA 8 Mio €
LC-SPACE-03-EO-2018: Copernicus evolution – Preparing for the next generation of Copernicus Marine Service ocean models RIA 5 Mio €


Space business, entrepreneurship, Outreach and education Instrument Budget
DT-SPACE-07-BIZ-2018: Space hubs for Copernicus CSA 2 Mio €
DT-SPACE-08-BIZ-2018: Space outreach and education Forthcoming CSA 2 Mio €


Space technologies, science and exploration Instrument Budget
SPACE-10-TEC-2018-2020: Technologies for European non-dependence and competitiveness RIA 12 Mio €
SPACE-11-TEC-2018: Generic space technologies RIA 11 Mio €
SPACE-12-TEC-2018: SRC – Space robotics technologies RIA 18 Mio €
SPACE-15-TEC-2018: Satellite communication technologies RIA 9 Mio €
SPACE-16-TEC-2018: Access to space RIA 10 Mio €
SPACE-20-SCI-2018: Scientific instrumentation and technologies enabling space science and exploration Secure and safe space environment RIA 10 Mio €

IA  Innovation Actions | RIA  Research and Innovation Action | CSA  Coordination & Support Action

The Work Programme covers 2018, 2019 and 2020. The parts that relate to 2019 and 2020 are provided at this stage on an indicative basis. Such Work Programme parts will be decided during 2018 and/or 2019.

The European Commission gave an official briefing to all National Contact Points for Space on the currently open Space calls. Have a look on the presentations and learn, what the EC is expecting from the submitted proposals!

H2020 Space Calls

H2020 Space Work Programme 2018-2020

Presentations of the NCP Briefing