CAPE CANAVERAL SPACEPORT (January 14, 2022) – Space Florida has announced its Call for Projects to solicit proposals to continue the development of space transportation infrastructure that supports Space Florida’s legislative intent and Florida spaceport territory master plans. Each year, Space Florida issues this Call for Projects to allow the aerospace industry the opportunity to submit projects for consideration into the subsequent year’s Work Program and Spaceport Improvement Program. This year, Space Florida will be accepting Space Transportation Infrastructure Matching Fund applications for fiscal years (FY) 2024 to 2028.
Applications for FY24-28, as well as updates to previously submitted FY22 projects are due Wednesday, March 16, 2021. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis for future fiscal years. Applications and additional information can be found at https://www.spaceflorida.gov/page/call-for-projects.
Applications are accepted electronically (single PDF format) and may be submitted to Lauren Farrell, Planning & Development Project Manager. This application is mandatory before Space Florida can prioritize candidate projects for available funding.
About Space Florida: Space Florida was created to strengthen Florida’s position as the global leader in aerospace research, investment, exploration and commerce. As Florida’s aerospace and spaceport development authority, we are committed to attracting and expanding the next generation of space industry businesses. With its highly trained workforce, proven infrastructure and unparalleled record of achievement, Florida is the ideal location for aerospace businesses to thrive – and Space Florida is the perfect partner to help them succeed. www.spaceflorida.gov