ESSP Program Library

Strategic Documents

  1. Earth Science Research Program Science Focus Areas
  2. Earth Science and Applications from Space: National Imperatives for the Next Decade and Beyond (The National Academies Press, 2007)

 

Earth Science References

NASA

  1. NASA Science Mission Directorate Website
  2. Earth System Science Pathfinder Website

 

External

  1. US Climate Change Science Program

 

Applied Sciences References

  1. Not available at this time

 

Technology References

  1. Earth Science Technology Office (ESTO) Homepage

 

Data and Information Systems

  1. NASA’s Data and Information Policy  
  2. Satellite Mission Data System Requirements
  3. Airborne Mission Data System Requirements

 

Program Specific Documents

  1. ESSP Program Plan PDF, 18.3 MB
  2. A-Train Requirements
  1. NASA Communications Services
  2. ELV Launch Services Information Summary
  3. Information on International Space Station Resources
  4. SPD-26A, Policy and Requirements for SMD Communications for Flight Missions
  5. The Explanatory Guide to the NASA Science Mission Directorate Educational and Public Outreach Evaluation Factors
  6. The Explanatory Guide to the NASA Science Mission Directorate Educational Merit Evaluation Factors for Student Collaboration Elements
  7. Proposal Summary Information (listing of the contents of the NSPIRES cover page)
  8. Excel version of the template tables in the AO
  • Table B3: Total Mission Cost Funding Profile Template
  • Table B5: Master Equipment List