European Space Agency

Open Call for Proposals

Apart from open-competitive Invitations to Tender, the ARTES 4.0 Programme offers continuously open Call for Proposals (CfP).

ARTES 4.0 Technologies and Products for C&G, ScyLight, 4S and 5G

The new Call for Proposals  of the ARTES 4.0 Technologies and Products for C&G, SCYLIGHT, 4S and 5G (CfP) has now been issued and is online on EMITS, Invitation to Tender number AO10285 To download the documents, registration on esa-star is required.

This CfP reprises the scope of ARTES Competitiveness & Growth with the addition of opportunities in 4S, 5G and Optical telecommunications under the implementing Rules of ARTES Core Competitiveness  

This call for proposals now includes support to SMEs previously offered by ARTES Entry.

ESA Space Solutions Business Applications Call for Proposals

ESA Business Applications' Direct Negotiation (Call for proposals) is always open. Businesses from any sector can apply throughout the year, and the amount of funding may vary according to the project.

The first step in order to apply is to tell us more about your idea and how you plan to implement it in the Activity Pitch Questionnaire (APQ) and send it to business@esa.int with the subject "APQ [Your Project Name]". We will then help you decide which of the following activities (funding schemes) best fits your project proposal.