2017 Regional Competitions

Below is the information related to the Orlando Regional Competition. Information about other regional events will be posted on this page when their application process opens. Please see our list of Important Dates and sign up for our Newsletter to stay informed.

Orlando, Florida

The NewSpace Business Plan Competition is proud to be partnering with the AIAA SPACE and Astronautics Forum and Exposition (AIAA SPACE 2017)


The Center for Space Commerce & Finance (CSCF), in collaboration with the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), will sponsor a startup business competition, as part of a series of regional events leading up to the 2017 National NewSpace Business Plan Competition. The competition will be held in September, in the city of Orlando. Each business will have a total of 15 minutes to present their business pitch and answer questions before a panel of judges. The winner of the regional event will receive a $2,500 cash prize. The winning team will also be guaranteed the opportunity to compete at the national NewSpace Business Plan Competition, to be held at the New Worlds Institute Conference in Austin, TX on November 10-11, 2017.

Copyright 2017. The NewSpace Business Plan Competition is a project of the Center for Space Commerce and Finance