ROSES-2017 Clarifications, corrections and amendments

Sep 19, 2017
The NSPIRES web page may be down for two hours on the evening of Tuesday September 26th and Friday September 29th from 10pm-midnight (eastern time). A notice will be posted on the web page in advance of these events and during the two hour periods on these two days the NSPIRES web page may simply... Read More
Sep 19, 2017
The TESS Guest Investigator (GI) Program solicits proposals for the acquisition and analysis of scientific data from the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) mission, a NASA Explorer mission currently scheduled for launch no later than June 2018. In a 2-year, near all-sky survey, TESS will... Read More
Sep 18, 2017
The Swift Guest Investigator (GI) Program solicits proposals for basic research relevant to the Swift gamma-ray burst mission. The primary goal of this mission is to determine the origin of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) and use these bursts to probe the early universe. Swift is also a valuable asset for... Read More
Sep 15, 2017
To give more time to proposers who are without power because of Hurricane Irma, the following due dates for ROSES program elements have been delayed: For C.12 Planetary Instrument Concepts for the Advancement of Solar System Observations the Step-1 proposal due date has been delayed to September... Read More
Sep 14, 2017
This Amendment releases for Community Comment draft text of the Juno Participating Scientist Program Element of ROSES-17. Comments are due by September 29 to
Sep 12, 2017
Amendment 27 presents a new opportunity in program element D.14, X-ray Astronomy Recovery Mission (XARM) Participating Scientists. NASA and JAXA have jointly agreed to participate in the X-ray Astronomy Recovery Mission (XARM). The key scientific objective of XARM is to "Pioneer a new horizon of... Read More
Aug 31, 2017
The Early Career Fellowship (ECF) program supports the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers and stimulates research careers in the areas supported by the Planetary Sciences Division. Program element C.16 is only for those who have already been... Read More
Aug 31, 2017
The Nancy Grace Roman Technology Fellowship (RTF) program in Astrophysics provides early-career researchers the opportunity to develop the skills necessary to lead astrophysics flight instrument development projects, including suborbital investigations, to develop innovative technologies for space... Read More
Aug 29, 2017
To give more time to proposers who are without power because of Hurricane Harvey, the following due dates for ROSES program elements have been delayed: The proposal due date for A.11 Ocean Salinity Science Team has been delayed to September 27, 2017.
Aug 25, 2017
SIMPLEx supports the formulation and development of science investigations that require a spaceflight mission that can be accomplished using small spacecraft. All proposed investigations must be responsive to the goals of the Planetary Science Division, as described in the 2014 NASA Science Plan.
Aug 17, 2017
K2 Guest Observer (K2GO), program element D.7 of ROSES, solicits proposals for the acquisition and analysis of new scientific data from the K2 mission. K2 repurposes the space-borne hardware and ground-based operations of the Kepler mission for a pointed survey of predetermined locations along the... Read More
Aug 15, 2017
The proposal due dates C.8 Lunar Data Analysis Program delayed. Step-1 proposals are now due November 30, 2017. Step-2 proposals are due March 1, 2018. The NASA point of contact for this program element is Robert Fogel, who may be reached at
Aug 9, 2017
IceBridge ( is a NASA airborne science mission collecting altimetry, radar, and other geophysical observations to monitor and characterize the Earth’s polar sea ice, glaciers, and continental ice sheets. Begun in 2009, the mission’s primary goal is to... Read More
Aug 8, 2017
The Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) Mission was originally conceived to support improved sampling of ocean surface winds in tropical cyclones, by reducing the revisit time and lowering the sensitivity to precipitation relative to previous satellite-based wind observations, such... Read More