This NASA Research Announcement, entitled Research Opportunities in Aeronautics (ROA) — 2008, solicits foundational research in support of NASA’s Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate. One of the projects supported by this NRA is the Supersonics project.
The Supersonics project is a broad-based effort designed to develop knowledge, capabilities and technologies that support vehicles that fly in the supersonic speed regime. In this solicitation, the Supersonics project is seeking proposals in the Light Weight, Durable Airframes and High Altitude Emissions Technical Challenges.
Awards will be made as grants, cooperative agreements, or contracts, depending on the nature of the proposing organization and/or program requirements. It is anticipated that the majority of awards will be cooperative agreements or contracts due to the expected collaborative nature of the work specified.
Participation in this program is open to U.S. and non-U.S. organizations, including educational institutions. Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Other Minority Universities are encouraged to apply. Working as teams is highly encouraged.
All proposals must be submitted electronically. Electronic proposals must be submitted by May 2, 2008.