There are two tracks in the competition 2018: Regional and special prize challenges. Choose the Regional Challenge that would best support your business case from various partners regions worldwide. No matter where you are located, we have the perfect match for you. Regional partner organisations include national space agencies, ministries, space clusters, universities, and incubators. This excellent network of more than 140 stakeholders constitutes the backbone of the ESNC and the key to boosting your business success!

In addition, submit your idea for one of the awesome Special Prizes offered by leading European space stakeholders. Special Prizes are partnered by institutional and research partners who are searching for innovative solutions tailored to their specific needs in various satellite navigation related fields. The format is also intended to encourage joint realisation of the winning idea by the winner and the partner.


The ESNC Overall Winner is selected from among all Regional and Special Prize winners by an international panel of high-ranking experts. This outstanding entrant is revealed at the festive Awards Ceremony and receives an additional cash award of EUR 10,000 to be used at their own discretion.