Lexington KY-based Space Tango is accepting proposals for its space business accelerator.
Led by Kris Kimel, founder, Space Tango is designed specifically for enterprises and entrepreneurs developing products that enable the further exploitation of space. Projects involve small high-value satellites and space platforms, the International Space Station (ISS) and opportunities in biotechnology, exomedicine, novel materials, energy, education and game design and development, as well as areas and applications not yet imagined.
In the initial round, Space Tango will accept up to six companies from across the U.S. and globally. Each enterprise will receive funding of up to $20k and will participate in a twelve-week onsite program that will provide a services, advisors and networks needed to start and grow an entrepreneurial space-driven business.