Space Operations

 

Basic Research, Educational Outreach, and Training Opportunities in the area of Space Operations. Review funding opportunity announcement for additional information.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Active
Program Number
43.007
Federal Agency/Office
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants; Z - Salaries and Expenses
Program Accomplishments
Not applicable.
Authorization
Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Basic Research, Educational Outreach, and Training Opportunities in the area of Space Operations. Review funding opportunity announcement for additional information.
Beneficiary Eligibility
See funding opportunity announcement for additional information.
Credentials/Documentation
Not applicable.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is required. - See individual funding opportunity announcements to determine if Notice of Intent and/or Phase 1 proposals are required. All Principle Investigators and Co-Investigators are required to register in NASA Solicitation and Proposal Integration and Review System (NSPIRS) https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external.
Application Procedure
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. General application processes and procedures are found in the NASA Proposers Guide. Review the individual funding opportunity announcement and updates for specific application procedures, including requirements for intent to apply and phase 1/phase 2 applications.
Award Procedure
General award processes and procedures are found in the NASA Proposers Guide. Review the individual funding opportunity announcement and updates for any deviations that may apply to that funding opportunity.
Deadlines
October 1, 2019 Review funding opportunity announcement for specific deadlines and other key dates.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 90 to 120 days.
Appeals
Not applicable.
Renewals
From 30 to 60 days.
How are proposals selected?
Evaluation of intrinsic merit includes consideration of the following factors: (i) Overall scientific or technical merit of the proposal and/or unique and innovative methods, approaches, concepts, or advanced technologies demonstrated by the proposal; (ii) Proposer's capabilities, related experience, facilities, techniques, or unique combination of these which are integral factors for achieving the proposal's objectives; (iii) The qualifications, capabilities, and experience of the proposed principal investigator, team leader, or key personnel critical in achieving the proposal objectives; and (iv) Evaluation against the state-of-the-art. Review panels are instructed not to compare proposals to each other; all comparative evaluations are conducted by NASA program personnel.
How may assistance be used?
Basic Research, Educational Outreach, and Training Opportunities in the area of Space Operations. Review funding opportunity announcement for additional information.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Reporting
Performance Reports: The requesting office is required to monitor recipient performance for an incremental period in a manner that permits evaluation and review of the effort performed. For example, measurement criteria may include: (1) Meeting specified milestones between beginning and ending dates, (2) Successful completion of significant activities or objectives identified, and/or (3) On-time delivery of reports and other required documentation.
Auditing
Not applicable.
Records
Not applicable.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.

Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.

MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Generally, up to three years but no more than five years. Review funding opportunity announcement for additional information. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: Letter.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
None/Not specified.
Headquarters Office
Toni Mumford
Deputy - Policy & Plans 300 E Street, SW
Washington, DC 20546 USA
amumford@nasa.gov
Phone: 202.358.4757
Website Address
http://www.nasa.gov
Financial Information
Account Identification
80-0115-0-1-252
Obligations
(Salaries and Expenses) FY 18$39,322,160.00; FY 19 est $31,734,267.00; FY 20 Estimate Not Available FY 17 est $30,000,000.00; FY 16$62,340,303.00; -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Not applicable/available.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
General and Special Conditions (Award Terms) NASA Grant & Cooperative Agreement Manual 2 CFR 1800 14 CFR 1274
Examples of Funded Projects
Not applicable.

 



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