NewSpace Business Plan Competition

Next Competition

International Astronautical Congress, September 18-22, 2022


Suggested Reading Before Applying

The Center for Space Commerce and Finance will begin accepting submissions 
on April 25, 2022 at 10:00AM EST.

Applications will close August  7, 2022 at 11:59PM EST 



How it Works

To compete in the NewSpace Business Plan Competition, interested teams will submit an online application that includes a company Executive Summary. Our group of elite judges will review each submission, and select finalists to compete in the live, in-person shark-tank style event. Finalists teams will be contacted within 7 days of the submission deadline and given further instructions on their participation in the competition. For more information on the application process, how the competition works, submission guidelines, and team qualifications, please see our Rules.