For Researchers: ROSES Blog

All Science, Solar System, Sun, Earth
May 13, 2022
The goal of the Habitable Worlds program is to use knowledge of the history of the Earth and the life upon it as a guide for determining the processes and conditions that create and maintain habitable environments (including transient environments) and to search for ancient and contemporary... Read More
All Science, Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Experiments, Space Biology, Physical Sciences
May 11, 2022
Through Topical Workshops, Symposia, and Conferences (TWSC F.12 of ROSES), the Science Mission Directorate (SMD) solicits proposals for  events, including asynchronous and virtual workshops, Open Source Science Initiatives, etc., that contribute to SMD's equity, science, technology and exploration... Read More
Apr 29, 2022
A correction has been made to A.18 Aura Science Team and Atmospheric Composition Modeling and Analysis Program, a joint solicitation seeking proposals for the analysis of satellite remote-sensing data of the Earth’s atmosphere, particularly those using data generated by the Earth Observing System... Read More
Apr 29, 2022
When it is released as final text, D.14 Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope Research and Support Participation Opportunities will solicit proposals aimed at supporting the progress of and exploiting the scientific and technical data from the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope, formerly known as the... Read More
Apr 25, 2022
A.46 Advanced Component Technology (ACT) solicits proposals for technology development leading to new component-level as well as subsystem-level spaceborne and/or airborne measurement techniques in support of the Science Mission Directorate’s Earth Science Division. This ACT call seeks disruptive... Read More
Apr 19, 2022
The purpose of A.43 Commercial Smallsat Data Acquisition New Vendor Onramp Evaluation (CNVOE) is to assemble study teams to investigate, characterize, and evaluate the utility of the data offered by four prospective vendors in the context of the NASA Earth Science research and applications as part... Read More
Apr 18, 2022
The X-ray Imaging and Spectroscopy Mission (XRISM) is a JAXA-NASA collaborative mission with ESA participation that will offer soft X-ray (~0.3–12 keV) spectroscopy, with complementary CCD imaging resolution over a wide field of view.
Space Biology
Apr 14, 2022
ROSES-2021 Amendment 68 delays the Step-2 proposal due date for ROSES-2021 E.11 Space Biology: Animal Studies. Step-2 proposals are now due April 21, 2022. Only proposers who already submitted a Step-1 proposal can submit a Step-2 proposal.
Apr 8, 2022
A.36 Earth Science Applications: Agriculture (ESA Agriculture) solicits proposals for a program management capability that increases and enables sustained uses of Earth observations for the advancement of domestic agricultural practices in public and private organizations for economic and social... Read More
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth
Mar 24, 2022
F.8 Supplemental Open Source Software Awards (SOSS) provides support for the conversion of legacy software into modern code to be released under a generally-accepted, open-source license (e.g., Apache-2, BSD-2-clause, GPL). The supplement adds a software component to an existing "parent" research... Read More
Universe, Exoplanets, Solar System, Sun
Mar 23, 2022
ROSES F.3 The Exoplanets Research Program (XRP) solicits basic research proposals to conduct scientific investigations that significantly improve our understanding of exoplanets and exoplanet formation. On or about March 23, 2022, two changes were made to XRP:
Space Experiments, Physical Sciences
Mar 21, 2022
ROSES-2022 E.3 Complex Fluids included a notice that "NASA may solicit this program in ROSES this year." However, as a result of recent budget reduction, Amendment 9 announces that this program will not be solicited this year.
Mar 17, 2022
Analyzing the economic, social, and political impacts of orbital debris is a nascent field of study that would greatly benefit from more research. To this end, NASA will work with selected teams and experts from non-governmental organizations to evaluate to evaluate the economic, social, and... Read More
Mar 17, 2022
D.2 Astrophysics Data Analysis Program (ADAP) provides support for investigations focused on the analysis of publicly archival data from NASA space astrophysics missions.

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