For Researchers: ROSES Blog

Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth
Nov 5, 2020
The Payloads and Research Investigations on the Surface of the Moon (PRISM) program element solicits proposals for investigations that include development and flight of science-driven suites of instruments and technology demonstration payloads that will be delivered to the lunar surface on... Read More
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth
Nov 3, 2020
Through Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST) the Astrophysics, Earth Science, Heliophysics and Planetary Science Divisions of the Science Mission Directorate (SMD) solicit proposals for graduate student-designed and perform
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Physical Sciences, Space Biology
Oct 27, 2020
Supplemental open source software awards are used to encourage 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 would add a software component to their previously selected "parent"... Read More
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Physical Sciences, Space Biology
Oct 21, 2020
SMD seeks proposals for the improvement and sustainment of high-value, open source tools, frameworks, and libraries that have made significant impacts to the SMD science community. We are seeking proposals that satisfy the following objectives:
Oct 9, 2020
ROSES-2020 A.24 Terrestrial Hydrology program (THP) has the scientific objective to use remote sensing to develop a predictive understanding of the role of water in
Sep 14, 2020
The New (Early Career) Investigator Program (NIP) in Earth science is designed to support outstanding scientific research and career development of scientists and engineers at the early stage of their professional careers. The program welcomes innovative research initiatives and seeks to cultivate... Read More
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Physical Sciences, Space Biology, COVID, COVID-19
Sep 11, 2020
Through Topical Workshops, Symposia, and conferences (TWSC), program element E.2 of ROSES, the Science Mission Directorate (SMD) solicits proposals from eligible organizations for events, including asynchronous and virtual workshops, etc., that contribute to SMD's science, technology and... Read More
Aug 26, 2020
ROSES-2020 Program Element A.5 Carbon Cycle Science solicits proposals for research focused on carbon stocks and fluxes between and within freshwater, marine systems, and land ecosystems, and their exchange with the atmosphere. It also targets improving understanding of carbon cycle processes and... Read More
Jul 2, 2020
Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) science objectives during its prime mission phase centered around ocean wind observations, in particular in and near the inner core of tropical cyclones. CYGNSS entered its extended mission phase in 2019 and all eight spacecraft and their science... Read More
Jun 29, 2020
Program element A.51 solicits proposals for participation in the Science Team for the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) and Orbiting Carbon Observatory-3 (OCO-3) Missions.
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth
Jun 25, 2020
As was done previously with D.2 Astrophysics Data Analysis when it was amended on June 15, the other Dual-Anonymous Peer Review (DAPR) ROSES Program elements (A.30 Earth Science USPI, 
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth
Jun 23, 2020
The NASA 2020 NRA and CAN Proposers' Guidebook has been released at It is not anticipated that this version of the Guidebook will change the content of ROSES proposals but, just to give everyone time to review it, the ROSES-... Read More
Jun 18, 2020
On or about June 18, 2020, the point of contact will change for the Planetary Science Division ROSES program element C.11 Discovery Data Analysis. The new point of contact will be Tom Wagner who may be reached at
Earth, ISS
Jun 16, 2020
A.50 SAGE III/ISS Science Team seeks proposals for members of the SAGE III Science Team. Proposals are sought in six topical areas that appear below. The first five areas are presented in no particular priority order, while the sixth topic, Independent validation, is deemed of somewhat lower... Read More

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