For Researchers: ROSES Blog

All Science, Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Experiments, Space Biology, Physical Sciences
Feb 3, 2023
Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST F.5) solicits proposals from accredited U.S. universities and other eligible organizations for graduate student-designed and performed research projects that contribute to the Science Mission Directorate’s (SMD) science,... Read More
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Experiments
Jan 24, 2023
SMD plans to release the 2023 version of the annual omnibus solicitation for basic and applied research, Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Science (ROSES) 2023 as NNH23ZDA001N on or about February 14, 2023, at
Jan 12, 2023
The LISA Preparatory Science (LPS) program (D.15 of ROSES) solicits proposals from U.S. investigators to conduct activities that contribute to furthering the eventual science yield of the ESA-led Laser Interferometer Space Antenna (LISA) gravitational wave observatory planned for launch in the... Read More
Dec 23, 2022
Ultraviolet Transient Astronomy Satellite Participating Scientists Program (D.19 ULTRASAT PSP) solicits proposals for U.S. based researchers to join the ULTRASAT science team as U.S. ULTRASAT Participating Scientists.
Universe, Exoplanets
Dec 20, 2022
In response to NASEM’s 2018 Exoplanet Science Strategy report, the Astrophysics Division introduced the Extreme Precision Radial Velocity Foundation Science program element under ROSES-2020 to support a pilot set of competitively-selected investigations that addressed key challenges to achieving... Read More
Universe, Exoplanets
Dec 19, 2022
The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) General Investigator (GI) Program (ROSES D.10) solicits proposals for the acquisition and analysis of new scientific data from the TESS Explorer mission. Additionally, proposals that support the acquisition and/or analysis of scientific data from... Read More
Dec 16, 2022
Roman Mission Research and Support Participation Opportunities (ROSES-D.14) solicits proposals to work on preparation for the operational phase of the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope, in one of three categories:
Dec 14, 2022
The emphasis of D.16 Astrophysics Decadal Survey Precursor Science (ADSPS) is on science investigations that will reduce future Great Observatory mission risk and inform mission designs and trades when those activities begin.
Dec 9, 2022
On or about December 8, 2022. D.9 NuSTAR General Observer - Cycle 9 has been clarified regarding eligibility and the People’s Republic of China: Proposals from PIs affiliated with organizations in the PRC are not eligible and will not be reviewed. See the text for detail. New text is in bold. The... Read More
All Science, Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Biology, Physical Sciences
Dec 1, 2022
F.15 High Priority Open-Source Science solicits proposals to support NASA's Open-Source Science Initiative (OSSI) and that will advance the goals of increasing transparency, accessibility, inclusion, and reproducibility of research in the SMD scientific community.
All Science, Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Biology, Physical Sciences
Dec 1, 2022
When it is solicited, F.16 Supplement for Scientific Software Platforms (S4SSP) solicits proposals for supplemental support of existing awards for use of scientific analysis platforms. For the purposes of this program element, scientific analysis platforms are defined as interactive environments... Read More
Nov 28, 2022
This program element solicits proposals for "Pioneers", Astrophysics space and sub-orbital science investigations that are greater in cost, scope and capability than what is possible within Astrophysics Research and Analysis (D.3 of ROSES-2022) but are smaller in cost than what is possible within... Read More
All Science, Universe, Solar System, Sun, Space Biology, Physical Sciences, Citizen Science
Oct 13, 2022
The Citizen Science Seed Funding Program (F.9 CSSFP) aims to support scientists and other experts to develop citizen science projects and to expand the pool of scientists who use citizen science techniques in their science investigations. Four Divisions of the SMD are participating in the CSSFP:... Read More
Oct 7, 2022
D.9 The NuSTAR General Observer (GO) Program solicits proposals for basic research relevant to the the Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) Small Explorer mission. NuSTAR Cycle 9 will commence on or about June 1, 2023, and last for a nominal period of 12 months. Based upon the outcome of... Read More

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