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July 29, 2022

The Space Apps Origin Story

Read how Space Apps got its start before becoming the largest annual global hackathon

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June 22, 2022

“Make Space” Is the 2022 Space Apps Theme

This year’s “Make Space” theme celebrates that, at Space Apps, “there’s always space for one more”


to the largest annual
space & science hackathon
in the world!

Join us October 1-2 as thousands of people across the world come together for Space Apps 2022!

Last year, Space Apps welcomed over 28,000 registrants, across 162 countries and territories. Using open data from NASA and our 9 partner space agencies, they tackled 28 challenges and produced 2,814 projects.

Stay tuned for details on this year’s Challenges, #SpaceApps stories, and more. In the meantime, explore last year’s winning projects and the Space Apps FAQ.


inventive solutions to real-world
challenges using actual data
from space.

This year, NASA is collaborating with even more space agency partners to bring the largest annual global hackathon to communities around the world! This year we are excited to welcome the Indian Space Research Organisation and Mexican Space Agency, along with our returning partners: Australian Space Agency, Brazilian Space Agency, Canadian Space Agency, European Space Agency, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, National Space Activities Commission of Argentina, National Space Science Agency of Bahrain, Paraguayan Space Agency, South African National Space Agency.

Space Apps is managed by the Earth Science Division, Science Mission Directorate, at NASA Headquarters in Washington, DC. It is organized in collaboration with Booz Allen Hamilton, Mindgrub, SecondMuse, and the NASA Open Innovation Applied Sciences Program.

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The World

needs your ideas!

Space Apps gives you the opportunity to bring your ideas to life, tackling a wide range of issues at the forefront of Earth and space science and tech. We are looking forward to seeing the innovative, creative ideas you bring to the community this year!


Space Apps in numbers:

180,000+ Registrations
320+ Locations
181 Countries / Territories
12 Space Agencies

Statistics are cumulative over the entire history of the Space Apps event. Click here to see event-specific results and metrics.

Explore past events:

Learn more about past Space Apps Challenge events.