H2020 Space Calls 2019 are open!

Today is the opening date for 16 topics of the H2020 Space Calls with an indicative budget of €121 million.

Call Space 2018-2020

Earth Observation, deadline 12.03.2018

  • Topic DT-SPACE-01-EO-2018-2020: Copernicus market uptake
    Budget 2019: EUR 9 Million (IA)
  • Topic LC-SPACE-04-EO-2019-2020: Copernicus evolution – Research activities in support of cross-cutting applications between Copernicus services
    Budget 2019: EUR 8 Million (RIA)
  • Topic LC-SPACE-05-EO-2019: Copernicus evolution –a gap analysis to prepare future activities for Copernicus data and information validation and quality enhancement
    Budget 2019: EUR 2 Million (CSA)
  • Topic DT-SPACE-06-EO-2019: International Cooperation Copernicus – Designing EO downstream applications with international partners
    Budget 2019: EUR 5 Million (RIA)

Space Business, Entrepreneurship, Outreach and Education, deadline 12.03.2018

Space technologies, science and exploration, deadline: 12.03.2019

  • Topic SPACE-10-TEC-2018-2020: Technologies for European non-dependence and competitiveness
    Budget 2019: EUR 12 Million (RIA)
  • Topic SPACE-13-TEC-2019: SRC – In-Space electrical propulsion and station keeping
    Budget 2019: EUR 10 Million (IA)
  • Topic LC-SPACE-14-TEC-2018-2019: Earth observation technologies
    Budget 2019: EUR 8 Million (RIA)
  • Topic SPACE-17-TEC-2019: Access to space
    Budget 2019: EUR 9 Million (RIA)
  • Topic SU-SPACE-22-SEC-2019: Space Weather
    Budget 2019: EUR 9 Million (RIA)
  • Topic SU-SPACE-23-SEC-2019: Advanced research in Near Earth Objects (NEOs) and new payload technologies for planetary defence
    Budget 2019: EUR 6 Million (RIA)
  • Topic SU-SPACE-31-SEC-2019: Research and innovation network of governmental users of secure satellite communications
    Budget 2019: EUR 3 Million (CSA)

Call EGNSS market uptake 2019-2020, deadline 05.03.2019

  • Topic LC-SPACE-EGNSS-1-2019-2020: EGNSS applications fostering green, safe and smart mobility
    Budget 2019: EUR 10 Million (IA)
  • Topic DT-SPACE-EGNSS-2-2019-2020: EGNSS applications fostering digitisation
    Budget 2019: EUR 4 Million (IA)
  • Topic SU-SPACE-EGNSS-3-2019-2020: EGNSS applications fostering societal resilience and protecting the environment
    Budget 2019: EUR 4 Million (IA)
  • Topic SPACE-EGNSS-4-2019: Awareness Raising and capacity building
    Budget 2019: EUR 2 Million (CSA)

Applicants can find further dedicated Earth observation activities in the Horizon 2020 work programme of Research Infrastructure, Health, Energy, Transport!

The published H2020 Space Work Programme covers 2018, 2019 and 2020. The parts that relate to the calls 2020 are provided at this stage on an indicative basis.

Beyond the Space part of Horizon 2020

  • SME Instrument: Topic EIC-SMEInst-2018-2020
    Supports high-risk, high-potential small and medium enterprises (SME) with global ambition to develop and bring new products to the market.
  • Fast Track to Innovation (FTI): Topic EIC-FTI-2018-2020
    Test, demonstrate and validate innovative products in a pan-European consortium of industries and research institutes.
  • EIC Horizon Prize for ‘European Low-Cost Space Launch’: Topic Space-EICPrize-2019
    Develop a European technologically non-dependent solution for launching light satellites (up to 400 Kg) into Low-Earth Orbit (LEO), which will enable dedicated low-cost launches with committed schedule and orbit.