Status Report

Center of Excellence for Commercial Space Transportation Public Meeting

By SpaceRef Editor
December 18, 2009
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Center of Excellence for Commercial Space Transportation Public Meeting

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Document Type: Grants Notice
Funding Opportunity Number: 10-COE-CST-PM
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Posted Date: Dec 18, 2009
Creation Date: Dec 18, 2009
Original Closing Date for Applications: Feb 09, 2010
Current Closing Date for Applications: Feb 09, 2010
Archive Date:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Transportation
Category Explanation:
Expected Number of Awards:
Estimated Total Program Funding:
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Award Floor: $1,000,000
CFDA Number(s): 20.109 — Air Transportation Centers of Excellence
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: Yes
Eligible Applicants

Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education

Additional Information on Eligibility:

Agency Name


New COE for Commercial Space Transportation Public Meeting – February 9, 2010 The FAA Administrator has concurred with the request to establish a new Center of Excellence (COE) for Commercial Space Transportation (CST) in 2010. On February 9 a public meeting will be held in Washington DC to discuss the FAA COE Program and CST technical requirements. A COE Draft Solicitation will be available for public review prior to the meeting. Contact Patricia Watts, Ph.D., FAA National Centers of Excellence Program Director, via e-mail at or fax 609-485-4101 to pre-register for the meeting and to obtain further details. Please provide name, title, institution/company, address, and telephone numbers of those interested in attending the meeting and/or receiving the Draft Solicitation.

Link to Full Announcement

If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact:

Patricia A. Watts,
FAA Centers of Excellence Program Director
Fax: 609-485-4041
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