For Researchers: ROSES Blog

Universe, ISS
Dec 3, 2021
ROSES-2021 Program element D.15 "Astrophysics Pioneers" solicits Astrophysics space and sub-orbital science investigations that are greater in cost, scope and capability than possible via the Astrophysics Research and Analysis program, but are smaller in cost than what is possible within the... Read More
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Biology, Physical Sciences
Nov 30, 2021
Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST ROSES-2021 F.5) solicits proposals from accredited U.S. universities and other eligible organizations for graduate student-designed and performed research projects that contribute to SMD's science, technology, and... Read More
Universe, Exoplanets
Nov 24, 2021
The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) General Investigator (GI) Program solicits proposals for the acquisition and analysis of new scientific data from the TESS mission, a NASA Explorer mission that was launched in April 2018 and began science operations in July 2018. Additionally,... Read More
Earth
Nov 22, 2021
The Earth Science Applications: Socioeconomic Assessments (SEA) program element seeks to expand research, methodologies, tools, and capacity for assessments of the socio-economic value from Earth science information for applications, including decision- and policy-support issues and operational... Read More
Sun, ISS
Nov 22, 2021
Heliophysics Flight Opportunities for Research and Technology (H-FORT; ROSES B.11) solicits relevant space and sub-orbital science and science-enabling investigations that use platforms including SmallSats (including CubeSats), Balloon Missions, and Hosted Rideshare Payloads, such as International... Read More
Solar System
Nov 18, 2021
In response to recommendations from the Planetary Data Ecosystem Independent Review Board, Planetary Science Division will be changing its process to fund tools. Though they continue to be in scope for C.4 Planetary Data Archiving, Restoration, and Tools (PDART) this year in ROSES-2021, "Tools"... Read More
Solar System, Mars
Nov 17, 2021
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) is developing the Martian Moons eXploration (MMX) mission for launch in 2024. MMX will orbit Mars, visit the Martian moons Phobos and Deimos, make close-up remote-sensing and in situ observations, and return a sample from Phobos.
Earth
Nov 17, 2021
ROSES-2021 Amendment 45 releases a new program element: A.47 Land-Cover/Land-Use Change (LCLUC) South/Southeast Asia Research Initiative (SARI) Synthesis.
Earth
Nov 16, 2021
ROSES Program element C.11 Discovery Data Analysis Program (DDAP) solicits research based on select missions of NASA's Discovery Program, and ESA's Rosetta and BepiColombo missions. DDAP's objectives are to enhance the scientific return of these missions by supporting new analyses, approaches... Read More
Earth
Nov 9, 2021
Ecological Forecasting seeks proposals for applications projects that develop and demonstrate applications of Earth observations for the conservation of nature and promotes the synergistic use of Earth observations, in-situ observations, and models to analyze and forecast changes that affect... Read More
Solar System
Nov 9, 2021
A typo has been corrected in Section 4.2 of C.26 EnVision VenSAR Science Team. That subsection is entirely devoted to the U.S. EnVision Mission Scientist position, but in one place it erroneously referred to the VeST Lead. This has been corrected. New text is in bold, deleted text is struck through... Read More
Solar System
Nov 4, 2021
Program element C.17 of ROSES 2021 is being changed from "Planetary Major Equipment and Facilities" to the "Planetary Science Enabling Facilities (PSEF) Program". The Planetary Science Enabling Facilities Program Element is expected to solicit proposals as part of ROSES 2021 for facilities and... Read More
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Biology, Physical Sciences
Oct 29, 2021
F.10 Payloads and Research Investigations on the Surface of the Moon has been clarified and updated in number of ways: Small changes were made to Section 3.2, and Section 6.2 now provides updated guidance on storage costs, budget reserves and proposers placing additional requirements for... Read More
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Space Biology, Physical Sciences, Citizen Science
Oct 22, 2021
The Citizen Science Seed Funding Program (CSSFP; F.9 of ROSES-2021) aims to incubate citizen science projects as they are being conceived or during critical transitions, like the year when they are first launched or beta tested (i.e., when the first group of volunteers is invited to try the project... Read More

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