The specific objective here is to foster a competitive and innovative space industry and research community, to develop and exploit space infrastructure to meet future European Union policy and societal needs. Strengthening the European space sector by boosting space research and innovation is vital to maintaining and safeguarding Europe's access to and operations in space.
The following broad line of activities is foreseen:
Link to the Space Work Programme.
Swiss eligibility: Switzerland is fully associated to Horizon 2020
Horizon 2020 Funding: Participant Portal
Topic search: Find your topic
List of topics for 2018-2020: All calls for "Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies - Space" under Horizon 2020 are closed. New opportunities may be available under the Green Deal Call – see link in the “Related Links” box.
Types of projects, eligibility: Factsheet
For information about the next Research and Innovation Framework Programme FP9 (2021-2027), please visit our Horizon Europe webpage.