December 15, 2022
・Final Round was held. Winners have been selected.
November 8, 2022
・Final Round website has been added.
August 22, 2022
・Finalists’ introduction website has been added.
August 4, 2022
・Through the 2nd screenings of both of in Asia-Oceania region and in Japan region, the 12 finalist teams have been selected for the Final Round which will be held on December 15 in Tokyo.
The Final Round will be broadcasted on Facebook LIVE. Don't miss it.
・Round 2 in Japan was held.
August 2, 2022
・Round 2 in Asia-Oceania region (Asia Round 2022) was held.
That event was broadcasted in Facebook LIVE.
June 30, 2022
・Application has closed. Thank you for your applications.
June 21, 2022
・Deadline extension until June 30!! Apply Now!
June 8, 2022
・Schedule is updated
・Application Information Video is opened
May 20, 2022
・Updated the contest schedule
・Add the Related Events
April 19, 2022
・S-Booster 2022 has started accepting business idea proposals today!
S-Booster is a space-based business idea contest for ventures, individuals, and businesses in different industries in Japan and the Asia-Oceania region that aim to commercialize their business ideas utilizing "space”(*1).
Excellent ideas will be supported for commercialization through
mentoring by experts.
In addition, S-Booster will provide finalists with opportunities matching to investors and business companies, as well as support by awarding cash prizes for commercialization, when finalists present their business ideas at the Final Round.
(*1) Not only businesses in space such as rockets, satellites and
commercial space stations, but also businesses on the ground utilizing
space assets such as satellite data and technology are eligible.
* In principle, Asia/Oceania region entrants will participate
* Formats and schedules may be changed as necessary.
Make sure to read the Application Guidelines for details about application.
- Applications are accepted from Japan and the Asia-Oceania region
for new business ideas using space-related assets.
- These ideas can be already verified, or can be technologies to be created in the future, etc.
1) Space-based business ideas*
2) Business ideas based on the themes proposed by sponsors
* Applications from the Asia-Oceania region must include collaboration with Japan.
Examples) Collaboration with Japanese companies, organizations, etc.
Using Japanese space equipment and space systems (Quasi-Zenith Satellite System [QZSS]; Tellus; launch vehicles, satellites, services, etc. of Japanese institutes and companies), etc.
Please refer to the Application
(update of schedule at June 21)
S-Booster 2022 Application Guidelines (PDF)
Download Word file of "Appendix: Application Information Review Form"
Application has closed. Thank you for your applications.
: Available for Japanese mentoring : Available for English mentoring
S-Booster Executive Committee Secretariat