Visit our blog – AZO space of Innovation – for all the news on our competition and its partners, including regular success stories of finalists and winners.

Please follow the link to browse the competition highlights


Our media kit includes information texts on the competition in various lengths, comprising social media posts, as well as logos and images for promotion activities for the competition. You are welcome to download the material for further distribution among your community.


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Each year, we publish a results brochure including descriptions of all awarded innovations, statistics, voices from winner, partners and the expert jury - and much more insights into the competition.

Results Booklet 2017Download
Results Booklet 2016Download
Results Booklet 2015Download
Results Booklet 2014Download
Results Booklet 2013Download
Results Booklet 2012Download
Results Booklet 2011Download


The first ever edition of ESA’s publication Copernicus in Action, in partnership with AZO, is now available and ready for you online!

Discover the 70 best EO-based applications created with the help of the Copernicus Masters and its affiliated Space App Camps. Get valuable insights on the Copernicus programme and a comprehensive market overview.

Are you interested in the on-line version of the very first hardcover book and the most pioneering EO-related entrepreneurs? Then make it happen: click on this link to get access to this exclusive publication on Copernicus.

Download Copernicus in Action Booklet


Watch video recordings from our kick-off events and the awards ceremonies as well as trailers and video tutorials in our Copernicus Masters playlist.

Go to playlist – and enjoy

Video message by Philippe Brunet, Director Space Policy, Copernicus and Defence DG Grow, European Commission, explained how the innovation competitions represent the golden gates of Europe’s startup programme and how they boost the User Uptake of Copernicus and Galileo.


On this page, you can access past editions of the newsletter online and register to be included in our newsletter distribution list.

Newsletters 2017

23 March 2017 – The Countdown for the Competition Start is on!

13 April 2017 – Copernicus Masters: Submit Your Idea to Win Incredible Prizes!

04 May 2017 – Copernicus Masters with a tripled prize pool

22 May 2017 – Join the Copernicus Masters webinar and benefit from experts’ advices!

06 June 2017 – Join the Copernicus Masters now to turn EO ideas into reality!

26 June 2017 – Last call for your groundbreaking EO idea!

28 July 2017 – Secure your ticket to THE European space event 2017!

12 October 2017 – Discover the next big thing in Earth observation at European Space Week!

The Copernicus Masters newsletter will be send to participants of the programme and interested parties regularly.