For Researchers: ROSES Blog

Sep 12, 2022
The focus of the Strategic Astrophysics Technology (SAT) program is maturation of key technologies for incorporation into future strategic astrophysics flight missions. The SAT program is designed to support the maturation of technologies whose feasibility has already been demonstrated to the point... Read More
All Science, Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Biology, Physical Sciences
Sep 9, 2022
F.14 Transform to OPen Science Training (TOPST) solicits proposals to advance open science literacy for all who do research on topics relevant to NASA’s Science Mission Directorate (SMD) through training and workshops targeting audiences from undergraduate students to established scientists
Aug 31, 2022
The Astrophysics Research and Analysis Program (APRA, D.3) solicits basic research proposals for investigations that are relevant to NASA's programs in astronomy and astrophysics and includes research over the entire range of photons, gravitational waves, and particle astrophysics. Proposals are... Read More
All Science, Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Experiments
Aug 9, 2022
When it is solicited, F.7 Support for Open Source Tools, Frameworks, and Libraries (OSTFL) 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.
Universe, Exoplanets
Aug 3, 2022
Amendment 38: Changes the scope and resets the due dates for D.12 TCAN D.12 Theoretical and Computational Astrophysics Networks (TCAN) supports research networks that enable integrated and focused collaborative efforts across multiple institutions. TCAN proposals must:
All Science, Universe, Solar System, Space Biology
Aug 1, 2022
August 1, 2022. When it was released by amendment on May 16, 2022, the bold notice at the top of C.20 Interdisciplinary Consortia for Astrobiology Research (ICAR) erroneously referred to "6-page" Step-1 proposals.
Jun 7, 2022
ROSES-2022 Program element D.5, the Neil Gehrels Swift Observatory General Investigator - Cycle 19 Program (D.5 Swift) solicits proposals for basic research relevant to the Swift gamma-ray burst mission.
All Science, Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Biology, Physical Sciences
May 27, 2022
F.18 Innovation Corps Pilot (F.18 I-Corps) is intended to provide support for participation in the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Program to train faculty, students in higher education, postdocs, and other researchers in innovation and entrepreneurship skills.
Universe, ISS
May 20, 2022
D.11 NICER General Observer (GO) – Cycle 5 solicits proposals for observations with The Neutron Star Interior Composition Explorer (NICER), an X-ray experiment on the International Space Station (ISS) dedicated to high-resolution timing and spectroscopy of neutron stars and other rapidly variable X... 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
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 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.
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:

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