Recent NASA Space Research Announcements

Astronaut Michael Hopkins sets up cameras to record as he works on the Fluids Integrated Rack (FIR) facility cable configuration for the Constrained Vapor Bubble-2 (CVB-2) operations. (Credit: NASA)
Astronaut Michael Hopkins sets up cameras to record as he works on the Fluids Integrated Rack (FIR) facility cable configuration for the Constrained Vapor Bubble-2 (CVB-2) operations. (Credit: NASA)

EPSCoR International Space Station Flight Opportunity
Announcement

Description: Utilization of the International Space Station as a microgravity platform or test bed for a spaceflight demonstration. Each funded NASA EPSCoR proposal is expected to perform scientific and/or technical research in areas that support NASA’s strategic research and technology development priorities and contribute to overall research infrastructure, science and technology capabilities, higher education, and economic development.

Proposals Due: March 27, 2014

Number and Size of Awards: 5 awards of up to $100,000 over a three-year period of performance

Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR)
Announcement

Description: Each funded NASA EPSCoR proposal is expected to establish research activities that will make significant contributions to the strategic research and technology development priorities of one or more of the Mission Directorates, and contribute to overall research infrastructure, science and technology capabilities, higher education, and economic development.

Notices of Intent Due: February 24, 2014
Proposals Due: March 24, 2014

Number and Size of Awards: 3 to 5 awards of up to $750,000 each over a three-year period of performance.