Press Release

NASA Awards University of Arizona Astrophysics Theory Grant

By SpaceRef Editor
November 15, 2005
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NASA’s Science Mission Directorate has selected the University of Arizona, Tucson, Ariz., to support efforts to develop basic theory needed for the agency’s space astrophysics programs.

The research also supports the Vision for Space Exploration, NASA’s long- term plan to return astronauts to the moon and extend exploration to Mars and beyond into the solar system.

The period of performance for this research has a maximum duration of three years. Funding for this award is a maximum of $293,230.

Research is set to begin as soon as possible. For information about NASA and agency programs on the Web, visit:

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