SSGP 2017 Open Call Competition

Funding opportunity:

SSGP 2017 Open Call Competition



Funder and programme:

UK Space Agency – Space for Smarter Government Programme (SSGP)

Funding (100% of costs):

Up to £ 60,000 (feasibility studies); Up to £ 200,000 (demonstrator projects)




01/02/2018 (9 am)

This is an open call for projects under the UK Space Agency’s Space for Smarter Government Programme (SSGP). In line with UK Space Agency growth targets for the sector, SSGP aims to increase awareness and stimulate uptake of space data and satellite-enabled applications and services within the public sector.

Applicants can choose to submit proposals for feasibility studies or demonstrator projects. The UK Space Agency will award grants to successful applicants who can demonstrate benefits to the public sector (in line with the application guidance).

Proposals should address SSGP’s goals of helping the UK public sector to embrace space and increase the uptake of satellite data, applications and services to enable smarter, more efficient policy delivery.

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• Identification of appropriate grants and competition calls for proposals
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