NASA Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) Rapid Response Research (R3) Opportunity

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
November 22nd, 2023
Close Date
February 26th, 2024
Total Funding
$3,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$100,000.00
Award Floor
$0.00
Expected No. Awards
30
Opportunity No.
NNH24ZHA002C

Agency

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Other

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has posted a grant opportunity titled "NASA Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) Rapid Response Research (R3) Opportunity". This opportunity falls under the category of research and is a discretionary funding activity. The grant is a cooperative agreement and does not require cost sharing or matching. The deadline for submission is February 26, 2024. The purpose of this grant is to solicit proposals for the FY 2024 NASA EPSCoR Rapid Response Research (R3) program. The selected proposers will collaborate closely with NASA researchers to develop competitive research and technology solutions for scientific and technical issues relevant to the NASA Mission Directorates. The R3 program aims to address these technical issues through research conducted within NASA and in partnership with commercial entities. The grant provides an opportunity for EPSCoR researchers to work alongside NASA and commercial partners for up to one year. Its primary goal is to strengthen the collaboration between EPSCoR jurisdictions, NASA, commercial partners, and other entities. The estimated total program funding is $3,000,000, with an expected number of 30 awards to be granted. The award ceiling is $100,000, and there is no minimum award floor. Eligible applicants for this grant include jurisdictions such as Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, US Virgin Islands, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wyoming. The overall jurisdiction eligibility is determined by the National Science Foundation (NSF), and the latest eligibility tables can be found on the NSF website. For more information and to submit a proposal, interested parties can visit the following URL: NASA EPSCoR R3 Opportunity. The point of contact for this grant is Kathleen B. Loftin, Ph.D., and she can be reached at kathleen.b.loftin@nasa.gov. In summary, the NASA EPSCoR R3 Opportunity grant aims to support research and technology development in collaboration with NASA and commercial partners. It provides funding for up to one year and seeks to address scientific and technical issues relevant to the NASA Mission Directorates. Eligible applicants from specific jurisdictions can submit proposals to receive funding for their research projects.

Description

This Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) solicits proposals for the FY 2024 NASA EPSCoR Rapid Response Research (R3) program. Each funded NASA EPSCoR proposer shall work closely with a NASA researcher to focus on developing competitive research and technologyfor the solution of scientific and technical issues of importance to the NASA Mission Directorates as listed Appendix 4, Contacts/Inquiries. The R3 program seeks to implement research within NASA and commercial partners to address technical issues. This opportunity will allow EPSCoR researchers to work alongside NASA and commercial partners for up to one year and is intended to strengthen the bonds among EPSCoR jurisdictions, NASA, commercial partners, and other entities.

Contact Information

Opportunity Lifecycle

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