Ariadna (Space Research)

Ariadna is a European Space Agency initiative that establishes a link with the European academic community in advanced space technology research. The scope includes any field of the Advanced Concept Team's research where specific knowledge and skills are required and may include, for example, theoretical physics, biomimetics, propulsion, trajectory design and optimisation, informatics and applied mathematics.

Levels of funding vary depending on the type of study, as follows:

  • Short study - budget not exceeding €15,000, plus travel allowance.
  • Standard study - budget not exceeding €25,000, plus travel allowance.
  • Extended study - maximum budget of €35,000, plus travel allowance.
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