Skip to Main Content

KEY INFORMATION

 

Expected program budget for first year of new awards sdf

Concept Studies: $0.9M (FY 2012)
Development Phase $1.2M (FY 2013)

Number of new awards pending adequate proposals of merit About 3-6 for the study phase; about 4 for the development phase
Maximum duration of awards Two years for a new study phase; the four-year Development Effort would augment the original award and extend the period of performance; start-up funds for a current fellow would augment the original award without extending the period of performance.
Supplemental EPO Eligibility Yes, for awards >1 year; see Appendices E.5 and E.6 of the ROSES Summary of Solicitation.
Due date for Notice of Intent to propose (NOI) See Tables 2 and 3 in the ROSES Summary of Solicitation.
Due date for proposals See Tables 2 and 3 in the ROSES Summary of Solicitation.
Planning date for start of investigation 6 months after proposal due date.
Page limit for the central Science-Technical-Management section of proposal

See Chapter 2 of the 2011 NASA Guidebook for Proposers.

Relevance This program is relevant to the astrophysics science strategic goals and subgoals in NASA’s Strategic Plan; see Table 1 and the references therein. Proposals that are relevant to this program are, by definition, relevant to NASA.
General information and overview of this solicitation See the ROSES Summary of Solicitation.
Detailed instructions for the preparation and submission of proposals

See Chapter 2 of the 2011 NASA Guidebook for Proposers.

Submission medium Electronic proposal submission is required; no hard copy is required or permitted. See Section IV of the ROSES Summary of Solicitation and Chapter 3 of the NASA Guidebook for Proposers.
Web site for submission of proposal via NSPIRES http://nspires.nasaprs.com/ (help desk available at nspires-help@nasaprs.com or (202) 479-9376)
Web site for submission of proposal via Grants.gov http://grants.gov (help desk available at support@grants.gov or (800) 518-4726)
Funding opportunity number for downloading an application package from Grants.gov

NNH11ZDA001N-RTF

NASA point of contact concerning this program

Michael R. Moore
Astrophysics Division
Science Mission Directorate
NASA Headquarters
Washington, DC 20546-0001
Telephone: (202) 358-2408
E-mail: Michael.R.Moore@nasa.gov