ROSES-2021 Amendments, Clarifications, and Corrections

ROSES-2021 Amendments, Clarifications, and Corrections


Welcome to SARA's Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES)-2021 Blog, a way to keep track of changes to ROSES-2021. To effectively search this page for changes to ROSES relevant to a certain division or keyword you click on the magnifying glass in the upper right corner and search on "ROSES" and the key word or name of the division (e.g., "ROSES Astrophysics" or "ROSES Flight").

Physical Sciences
Sep 15, 2021
This E.8 Physical Sciences Informatics (PSI) program element solicits ground-based research in all six research areas of the PSI system: 1) Biophysics, 2) Combustion Science, 3) Complex Fluids, 4) Fluid Physics, 5) Fundamental Physics, and 6) Materials Science.
Space Biology, Physical Sciences
Sep 14, 2021
Solicitation plans for BPS Physical Sciences are under review. Apart from E.8 Physical Sciences Informatics, scheduled to be released mid-September, there will be no new solicitations of Physical Sciences from the Biological and Physical Sciences Division in ROSES-2021. Plans for future... Read More
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Biology, Physical Sciences
Sep 2, 2021
ROSES-2021 Amendment 34 releases final text and due dates for Payloads and Research Investigations on the Surface of the Moon (PRISM) as program element F.10 of ROSES-2021.
Sun
Aug 24, 2021
Two more points of contact have been added to Section 6 of B.20 Heliophysics Living with a Star Infrastructure (LWS IS). New text is in bold. The due date is unchanged: Neither NOIs nor Step-1 proposals are requested for this program. Proposals are due November 10, 2021.
Sun
Aug 24, 2021
ROSES-2021 Amendment 33 delays the due date for Step-1 proposals for B.5 LWS Science. Step-1 proposals are now due September 13, 2021. The due date for Step-2 proposals is unchanged, it remains November 18, 2021.
Earth
Aug 16, 2021
A.4 Terrestrial Ecology ABoVE Phase 3 requests proposals for Phase 3 of the Arctic-Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE Phase 3) and is open to previous members of the ABoVE Science Team and to scientists wishing to become involved for the first time.
Earth
Aug 12, 2021
Section 4.1.1 of A.46 Advanced Information Systems Technology has been clarified to more explicitly describe where precisely on the NSPIRES cover page the four required sections must be provided as part of the Step-1 proposal. New text is in bold.
Sun
Aug 10, 2021
Program element B.20, Heliophysics Living with a Star Infrastructure (LWSIS) solicits proposals to train and develop the next generation of heliophysicists to address complex cross-discipline system-wide problems that are central to understanding and modeling the Sun-Solar System connection.
Solar System, Mars
Aug 6, 2021
The purpose of the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Participating Scientist (PS) program is to enhance the scientific return from the mission by broadening participation in the mission and mission operations. The program solicits new investigations that broaden and/or complement the funded Principal... Read More
Universe
Aug 6, 2021
The Neutron Star Interior Composition Explorer (NICER) is an X-ray experiment on the International Space Station dedicated to high-resolution timing and spectroscopy of neutron stars and other rapidly variable X-ray sources in the 0.2–12 keV band. The NICER Guest Observer (GO) program Cycle 4... Read More
Solar System
Aug 4, 2021
The Lunar Data Analysis Program (LDAP) funds research on the analysis of data from lunar missions for lunar science investigations. The overall objectives of LDAP are to: enhance the scientific return of lunar missions; broaden scientific participation in the analysis of lunar mission data sets;... Read More
Solar System
Aug 3, 2021
C.7 New Frontiers Data Analysis Program (NFDAP) has been clarified. Hayabusa2 remote sensing data is permitted but not Hayabusa2 sample analysis. See Section 1.1. New text is in bold. The due dates are unchanged: Step-1 proposals are due September 3, 2021, and Step-2 proposals are due November 4,... Read More
Earth
Aug 3, 2021
Footnote 3 on page 9 of A.45 Decadal Survey Incubation (DSI) has been shortened and the URL updated. New text is in bold deleted text is struck through. Due dates remain unchanged: Notices of Intent to propose are requested by August 17, 2021, and proposals are due October 14, 2021.
Earth
Jul 16, 2021
A.45 Decadal Survey Incubation (DSI) is a new program element that was recommended in the 2017 Earth Science Decadal Survey (https://www.nap.edu/catalog/24938/thriving-on-our-changing-planet-a-decadal-strategy-for-earth) and int

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