NASA EPSCoR logo, Established Program to Stimulate Competitive ResearchThis EPSCoR award provides funding up to $750k over a period of 3 years, and our jurisdiction (Rhode Island) is able to submit 1 full proposal to NASA to be considered for funding.  We are now accepting proposal concepts – not to exceed 2 pages, more information below – to aid in the selection of a project to move forward to the full proposal stage.

Proposal concepts should be e-mailed to the NASA Rhode Island EPSCoR Director ( and Program Manager ( no later than September 14, 2022. The due date for the full proposal is November 16, 2022, and per NASA requirements will be submitted by the current NASA EPSCoR Lead Institution (Brown University). The Rhode Island NASA EPSCoR director will work with the successful research team and their institution(s) to prepare and submit the full proposal. Full proposals are required to include a 50% cost share using non-federal dollars, and in-kind cost sharing is allowable.

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