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").

Universe, Solar System, Sun, Space Biology, Physical Sciences, Citizen Science
Oct 22, 2021
The Citizen Science Seed Funding Program (CSSFP; F.9 of ROSES-2021) aims to incubate citizen science projects as they are being conceived or during critical transitions, like the year when they are first launched or beta tested (i.e., when the first group of volunteers is invited to try the project... Read More
Universe
Oct 21, 2021
The NuSTAR General Observer (GO) Program solicits proposals for basic research relevant to the Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) Small Explorer (SMEX) mission, the first orbiting telescope to focus light in the high energy X-ray region of the electromagnetic spectrum (E > 10 keV),... Read More
Solar System
Oct 15, 2021
Section 4 of C.26 EnVision VenSAR Science Team has been clarified regarding Data Management Plans and roles, including the fact that only scientists at U.S. institutions will be considered for the roles of Team Leader, U.S. EnVision Mission Scientist, and EnVision SST Membership. New text is in... Read More
Universe
Oct 15, 2021
Subsection 1.2.4, "Laboratory Astrophysics" of D.3 Astrophysics Research and Analysis (APRA) has been modified to more clearly explain what is included in that category. New text is in bold and deleted text is struck through.
Universe, Solar System, Sun, Earth, Space Experiments
Oct 8, 2021
F.10 Payloads and Research Investigations on the Surface of the Moon (PRISM) has been clarified and updated in number of ways: small changes were made to Section 3, Section 5.3.1 provides more details on requirements for the Inclusion Plan, and Section 6.2 includes updated guidance on the budget... Read More
Sun
Oct 5, 2021
B.2 Heliophysics Supporting Research solicits science investigations that include an element of a) theory, numerical simulation, or modeling, and an element of b) data analysis and interpretation of current or historical NASA-spacecraft observations, while addressing the Heliophysics overarching... Read More
Earth
Oct 5, 2021
The points of contact (POCs) for A.24 PMM Science Team and A.22 Weather and Atmospheric Dynamics have changed. The new POCs are Tsengdar Lee and Aaron Piña.
Solar System
Oct 1, 2021
Program element C.26 EnVision VenSAR Science Team (VenSAR ST) calls for proposals for team members and a team leader for the VenSAR Science Team (VeST) over the period of 2021-2026. NASA intends to select ~12 members for the VeST with a range of expertise relevant to VenSAR, Venus science, and... Read More
Universe
Sep 24, 2021
ROSES-2021 Amendment 37 releases revised text and NOI due date for D.3 Astrophysics Research and Analysis (APRA)and final text and due dates for D.7 Strategic Astrophysics Technology (SAT).
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.

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