For Researchers: ROSES Blog

Mar 13, 2017
Amendment 4 delays the due date and airborne campaign for Program Element A.23 Fire Impacts on Regional Emissions and Chemistry (FIREChem).
Mar 9, 2017
In A.1 The Earth Science Research Program Overview Section 5.6 Airborne Science has been expanded to clarify the requirements on proposers that utilize commercial aircraft. New text is in bold. The second paragraph now reads:
Mar 9, 2017
In the ROSES Summary of Solicitation, Section III(d) "Cost Sharing or Matching" has been updated to more accurately reflect the requirements in 14 CFR §1274, the POC for CubeSats at the end of Section V(b)v has been updated to Larry Kepko (, and Table 1 has been updated to... Read More
Mar 7, 2017
In the Summary Table of Key Information for program element E.3 Exoplanets Research Program, an erroneous reference to section 2.5 was corrected to section 2.4.
Mar 6, 2017
ROSES-17 Amendment 2: Release of OSIRIS REx Participating Scientists Program Draft Text for Community Comment.
Feb 24, 2017
ROSES-17 Amendment 1: Delay of Step-1 and Step-2 due dates for ROSES-17 program element B.4 the Heliophysics Guest Investigator "Open" program.
Oct 14, 2016
The objective of the New Frontiers Data Analysis Program (NFDAP) is to enhance the scientific return from New Frontiers missions by broadening scientific participation in the analysis and interpretation of data returned by these missions. Other mission and nonmission data sets may be used to... Read More
Oct 7, 2016
This amendment releases final text for program element B.8 Magnetospheric Multiscale Guest Investigators (MMS GI). The Heliophysics Guest Investigators (H-GI) program is a component of the Heliophysics Research Program. This particular element of the Guest Investigator program is offered only for... Read More
Oct 4, 2016
The Planetary Science Division has begun development of the stratospheric balloon platform Gondola for High-Altitude Planetary Science (GHAPS) intended for use by the broad science community. The Planetary Science Division intends to release a call for Instruments For Gondola For High-Altitude... Read More
Oct 4, 2016
SIMPLEx supports the formulation and development of science investigations that require a spaceflight mission that can be accomplished using small spacecraft. All proposed investigations must be responsive to the goals of the Planetary Science Division, as described in the 2014 NASA Science Plan... Read More
Sep 28, 2016
Program Element A.28 Interdisciplinary Research in Earth Science (IDS) seeks interdisciplinary research investigations that meet the following criteria: a) offer a fundamental advance to our understanding of the Earth system; b) be based on remote sensing data, especially satellite observations,... Read More
Sep 28, 2016
On August 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse will traverse the continental U.S. from Oregon to South Carolina. It is estimated that hundreds of millions of viewers in North America will witness this natural event ( The purpose of this program element is to support... Read More
Sep 23, 2016
  B.9 Heliophysics Grand Challenges Research Program Science Centers will not be solicited in ROSES-2016, but it is anticipated that it will be solicited in ROSES-2017. The NASA point of contact for this program element is Madhulika Guhathakurta, who may be reached at madhulika.... Read More
Sep 23, 2016
This amendment creates C.25 which provides advance notice of the Rosetta Data Analysis program which will be solicited as part of ROSES-2017. The objective of the Rosetta Data Analysis Program (RDAP) will be to enhance the scientific return of the Rosetta mission and broaden the scientific... Read More