For Researchers: ROSES Blog

Oct 6, 2017
The Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) Small Explorer (SMEX) mission is the first orbiting telescope to focus light in the high energy X-ray region of the electromagnetic spectrum (E > 10 keV), with an effective bandpass of 3–79 keV. The observatory provides a combined improvement in... Read More
Oct 5, 2017
Amendment 37 releases a DRAFT version of Earth Venture Suborbital-3 Program Element A.34 for Community Comment.
Sep 29, 2017
Program Element A.39 Earth Science Applications: Health and Air Quality seeks proposals for results-oriented projects focused on the integration of Earth observations into decision making activities related to health and air quality.
Sep 27, 2017
To give more time to proposers without power because of hurricanes, the Step-2 proposal due date for C.5 Exobiology has been delayed to October 24, 2017. Questions concerning these program elements may be directed to Michael New at
Sep 26, 2017
ROSES-17 Amendment 32: This amendment closes the Nancy Grace Roman Technology Fellowship (RTF) for the remainder of ROSES-2017 as the Astrophysics division does not anticipate any further applications for funding this year from its current cohort of Roman Technology Fellows.
Sep 26, 2017
To give more time to proposers without power because of hurricanes, the Step-2 proposal due date for B.2 Heliophysics Supporting Research has been delayed to October 12, 2017. Questions concerning these program elements may be directed to Arik Posner at
Sep 26, 2017
Clarification and delay of due date for Program Element A.36 the New (Early Career) Investigator Program (NIP) in Earth Science
Sep 19, 2017
The NSPIRES web page may be down for two hours on the evening of Tuesday September 26th and Friday September 29th from 10pm-midnight (eastern time). A notice will be posted on the web page in advance of these events and during the two hour periods on these two days the NSPIRES web page may simply... Read More
Sep 19, 2017
The TESS Guest Investigator (GI) Program solicits proposals for the acquisition and analysis of scientific data from the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) mission, a NASA Explorer mission currently scheduled for launch no later than June 2018. In a 2-year, near all-sky survey, TESS will... Read More
Sep 18, 2017
The Swift Guest Investigator (GI) Program solicits proposals for basic research relevant to the Swift gamma-ray burst mission. The primary goal of this mission is to determine the origin of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) and use these bursts to probe the early universe. Swift is also a valuable asset for... Read More
Sep 15, 2017
To give more time to proposers who are without power because of Hurricane Irma, the following due dates for ROSES program elements have been delayed: For C.12 Planetary Instrument Concepts for the Advancement of Solar System Observations the Step-1 proposal due date has been delayed to September... Read More
Sep 14, 2017
This Amendment releases for Community Comment draft text of the Juno Participating Scientist Program Element of ROSES-17. Comments are due by September 29 to
Sep 12, 2017
Amendment 27 presents a new opportunity in program element D.14, X-ray Astronomy Recovery Mission (XARM) Participating Scientists. NASA and JAXA have jointly agreed to participate in the X-ray Astronomy Recovery Mission (XARM). The key scientific objective of XARM is to "Pioneer a new horizon of... Read More
Aug 31, 2017
The Early Career Fellowship (ECF) program supports the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers and stimulates research careers in the areas supported by the Planetary Sciences Division. Program element C.16 is only for those who have already been... Read More