ROSES-2017 Clarifications, corrections and amendments

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
Aug 7, 2017
The Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment III (SAGE III) was launched to the International Space Station (ISS) on 19 February 2017. The SAGE III instrument’s primary objective is to monitor the vertical distribution of aerosols, ozone, and other trace gases in the Earth’s stratosphere and... Read More
Aug 4, 2017
The New Worlds, New Horizons report of the Astro2010 Decadal Survey observed that key challenges in theoretical astrophysics "are of a scale and complexity that require sustained, multi-institutional collaborations," but that there was "no mechanism to support these coordinated efforts at the... Read More
Aug 2, 2017
Amendment 18 presents final text for program element A.39 Earth Science Applications: Health and Air Quality, which seeks proposals for the use of Earth observations in air quality management and public health, particularly regarding infectious disease and environmental health issues. The area... Read More
Jul 18, 2017
Amendment 17 delays the due dates and clarifies the limitations on the kind of salaries NASA will cover in response to successful proposals to program element A.36 New Investigator Program in Earth Science.
Jul 11, 2017
ROSES-17 Amendment 16 announces updates to the Proposal Information Package and Questions and Answers and a delay of due date for C.22 OSIRIS REx Participating Scientists Program.
Jul 11, 2017
In response to questions from proposers NASA has removed the requirement for proposers to A.37, The Science of TERRA, AQUA, and SUOMI NPP to include the SIPS funding in the proposal. Instead, proposers must merely state whether the proposal is Category 1 or 2 and provide pertinent information... Read More