Solicitation Plan

Images shows planned future solicitations

[Please note that these are projected solicitations and planning dates only. These planned solicitations have not been formally approved and NASA cannot guarantee that the final solicitations will be released, or that they will be released on the planned date.]

Acronyms: ACT - Advanced Component Technologies program; IIP - Instrument Incubator Program; AIST - Advanced Information Systems Technology program; InVEST - In-Space Validation of Earth Science Technologies (InVEST) program.

Open Solicitations

The 2017 Solicitation for the In-space Validation of Earth Science Technologies (InVEST) program is now open as element A.49 of the 2017 NASA ROSES omnibus announcement. Notices of Intent are requested by 2/2/18; proposals are due 3/26/18.

Closed Solicitations

The 2017 Solicitation for the Advanced Component Technology (ACT) program ( element A.48 of the 2017 NASA ROSES omnibus announcement) has been awarded. See table below.

Awarded Solicitations

Solicitation Link to Solicitation Link to Awards
InVEST ROSES 2017 Solicitation (link) --
ACT ROSES 2017 Solicitation (link)

Awarded Projects

AIST ROSES 2016 Solicitation (link)
+ Preproposal Virtual Bidders' Conference
Awarded Projects
IIP ROSES 2016 Solicitation (link) Awarded Projects
Sustainable Land Imaging - Technology (SLI-T) 2015 Solicitation (link) Awarded Projects
InVEST ROSES 2015 Solicitation (link)
+ Preproposal Virtual Bidders' Conference
Awarded Projects
AIST ROSES 2014 Solicitation (link) Awarded Projects
ACT ROSES 2013 Solicitation (link) Awarded Projects
IIP ROSES 2013 Solicitation (link)
Preproposal Bidders' Conference Q&A (PDF)
Awarded Projects
InVEST ROSES 2012 Solicitation (250 K PDF)) Awarded Projects
AITT ROSES 2012 Solicitation (link) Awarded Projects
Space Validation RFI Solicitation (link) [not applicable]
AIST ROSES 2011 Solicitation (135 K PDF) Awarded Projects
ACT ROSES 2010 Solicitation (90 K PDF) Awarded Projects
IIP ROSES 2010 Solicitation (144 K PDF) Awarded Projects
AITT ROSES 2009 Solicitation Awarded Projects
AIST ROSES 2008 Solicitation (112 K PDF) Awarded Projects
ACT ROSES 2008 Solicitation (100 K PDF) Awarded Projects
IIP ROSES 2007 Solicitation (156 K PDF) Awarded Projects
AIST ROSES 2005 Solicitation (432 K PDF)

Awarded Projects
ACT ROSES 2005 Solicitation (168 K PDF)
Awarded Projects
IIP NRA 2004 Solicitation (820 K PDF)
Awarded Projects
AIST Master NRA 2004 Solicitation (177 K PDF) [not applicable]
  Mini-Solicitation NNG04ZY4001N (51 K PDF) Awarded Projects
ACT NRA 2002 Solicitation (176 K PDF) Awarded Projects
AIST NRA 2002
Solicitation (998 K PDF) Awarded Projects
IIP NRA 2002 Solicitation (282 K PDF) Awarded Projects
IIP NRA 2001
Solicitation (940 K PDF) Awarded Projects
AIST NRA 1999 Solicitation (227 K PDF) Awarded Projects
ATI NRA 1999
Solicitation (160 K PDF) Awarded Projects
IIP NRA 1998 Solicitation (166 K PDF) Awarded Projects

Additional Resources

NASA solicits research and development through the release of various research announcements covering a wide range of science and technology disciplines. Visit the NASA NSPIRES website for more information about NASA research opportunities, including the annual Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) solicitations.