European Space Agency announced the launch of the “Novel research co-sponsorship ideas” Channel on the ESA Open Space Innovation Platform (OSIP).
The Channel has been opened and ideas will continuously be collected and evaluated on a regular basis.
The objectives of the “Novel research co-sponsorship ideas” Channel is to identify innovative research projects for co-funding on new approaches to space activities, new concepts, new technological applications and new space systems. Selected research project would be implemented within the Discovery Element of ESA’s Basic Activities.
The Channel is complementing the research done by ESA’s Advanced Concepts Team.
The Channel is open for submissions for participants registered in one of ESA Member States, Associate Member States or Cooperating States.