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grow your business with esa funding

Exploit the potential of space
to launch your business
to new heights

Access funding to bring your cutting-edge space enabled products to the market

grow your business with esa funding

Empowering Innovation:
Hands-On Experience and Tailored
Coaching for Your Success

Access funding to bring your cutting-edge space enabled products to the market

Are you based in Belgium? Share your commercially viable ideas involving space tech or data, and let’s turn them into success stories.

From kick-starters to feasibility studies and demonstration projects, ESA offers funding across sectors leveraging space technology. We support your journey to develop new commercial services, whether it’s satellite navigation, Earth observation, satellite telecommunication, space weather, or space technologies.

Applications are open year-round, and we’ll guide you through the entire process. It’s time to grow your business with ESA funding.

Don’t wait any longer, get started now!

Why participate?

tailored coaching

Tailored
coaching

Tailored
coaching

Receive hands-on guidance (technical, commercial, and administrative) on the ESA and BELSPO processes.

grow your business

Grow your
business

Grow your
business

Make products that integrate space assets into commercially viable solutions with the help of the ESA BASS Programme.

access to clusters

Access
to clusters

Access
to clusters

Tap into a network of influential stakeholders: alumni companies, ESA officials, BELSPO, beneficiaries, service providers, application developers, and more.

equity-free funding opportunity

Equity-free
funding opportunity

Equity-free
funding opportunity

Unlock business potential without giving up equity with ESA funding. We’re here to fuel your innovative ventures.

Notable alumni from the programme!

The ESA BASS program provided Epic Blue, as a mission-critical application vendor, a low-barrier entry to leverage space assets to enrich our value proposition while also forging relationships with key space stakeholders in Belgium and Europe.

Meet the team

Annekatrien Debien

Team Lead

Thomas Tanghe

Team Member

Sophia Nee

Team Member

Diego De Buysscher

Team Member

Supported by

(The European Space Agency)

&

(Belgian Science Policy Office)