Space Apps Ruse was held on April 29th & 30th. Thank you to the 26 people who joined the International Space Apps Challenge at this location. The local results, including the work of 7 teams, can be found below!
Thanks Ruse!

Local People's Choice Winner

The people have spoken! This is the project that captured our hearts.

Space Apps Challenge Ruse - Bulgaria is organised for the first year through collaboration and partnership among science community, universities representatives, business organisations, NGOs and students volunteers. The event is supported by the US Embassy in Bulgaria, Ministry of education, youth and science, National Digital Coalition, Space Challenge Program.

The host organisation "Angel Kanchev" University of Ruse is an educational and research centre, training specialists in a wide range of engineering, economic, managerial and humanitarian degree programmes and conducting fundamental and applied research. Today, over 9 000 students, 150 PhD students and 1400 post-doctoral students are studying at the University of Ruse, whose structure comprises eight faculties (four engineering and four humanitarian).  

Ruse University

Project Pages

Participants are responsible for their own project pages, provided by the Space Apps organization. External websites are encouraged. Projects nominated for global judging will have three days to post an explanatory video on their project page.

Find out more about all events in Bulgaria on:


Saturday, April 29th
  1. Registration

  2. Opening ceremony

  3. Space Apps Challenge Hackathon Ruse Starts

    Teams work on projects

    Coffee break @ 12.00 am 

    Lunch time @ 01.00 pm

    Projects registration and uploads

    Teams works on projects

    Coffee break @ 04.30 pm

    Discussions about the projects 

  4. Teams work until 10.00 pm

Sunday, April 30th
  1. Continue working on the projects

  2. Coffee break

  3. Working and getting ready for presentations of projects

  4. Lunch time

  5. Judging 

  6. Announcing the best Ruse projects and local winners

  7. Closing ceremony


SpaceApps is a NASA incubator innovation program.