Dec 16, 2020

Graduate Student Research Update and Reminders Regarding: Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST) Program Element E.5

An update and reminders for SMD's graduate student research program: Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST) ROSES-2020 Program Element, E.5:

  1. A summary document from the optional, pre-proposal teleconference held November 17, 2020, is now available on NSPIRES under "Other Documents." NOTE: The teleconference summary is not a verbatim transcript. For the reader’s convenience, images of the slides (charts) are added to make it unnecessary to open a separate file. Clarifying annotations have been added along with an appendix with questions and answers (Q&A) received during and in the days following the call through December 14, 2020.
  2. On December 16, 2020, on-demand teleconference replays will end. Call 1-203-369-3059 (Toll) to listen to FINESST pre-proposal telecon replay. There is no passcode and there is no toll free number. Technical Note: Restrictions may prevent the use of the replay number from a mobile or free-phone or from telephones outside the U.S. or from computer software such as Skype. For relay services call 711 and provide the FINESST pre-proposal telecon replay call number.
  3. Proposals to FINESST are due by February 4, 2021.
  4. Email questions/comments to NASA expects to respond on an individual basis by email without posting anonymized versions as additional public Q&As.

On or after December 15, 2020 the presentation and teleconference summary will be posted on the FINESST research opportunity homepage at under "Other Documents".