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Cooperative Agreement Notice (CAN): Human Exploration and Development of Space (HEDS) Technology/Commercialization Research and Development Projects

By SpaceRef Editor
January 10, 2001
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Primary Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Deadline: 3/16/2001




DUE 031601

POC John C. Mankins, Manager for the HEDS Technology/Commercialization, Phone (202) 358-4659, Fax (202) 358-2949

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) HEDS Technology/Commercialization Initiative (HTCI) solicits proposals for technology research and development investigations. Proposals requested by this announcement may be for advanced concepts, systems analysis, mission studies and modeling; HEDS-enabling advanced research and technology development; or HEDS technology flight demonstrations. Proposals may be offered by all categories of non-NASA U.S. and, under certain conditions, foreign governmental and private sector organizations, agencies, and institutions. While NASA Field Centers (including the Jet Propulsion Laboratory) cannot submit proposals, they may provide supporting participation to proposals offered by non-NASA entities. There will be a pre-proposal conference for potential applicants shortly following the release of the CAN.

The solicitation will be open for the period through March 16, 2001; proposals may be submitted at any time throughout the period. Paper copies of the CAN are available starting on or about January 30, 2001 to those who do not have access to the Internet by calling 202-358-4180 and leaving a voice mail message. Please leave your full name, address with zip code, telephone number with area code, and the CAN number (CAN-HEDS-01-1). The technical point of contact for this effort is: Mr. John C. Mankins, Manager for the HTCI, Advanced Projects Office/Code MP, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546.

This notice constitutes a NASA Cooperative Agreement Notice as contemplated in FAR 6.102 (d)(2). Proposal due date will be on or about March 16, 2001.Email [email protected].

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Posted 01/09/01 (D-SN50A548). (0009)


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