Status Report

NASA ARC Solicitation: Human Systems Intergation Research

By SpaceRef Editor
March 11, 2011
Filed under , ,

Synopsis – Mar 10, 2011

General Information

Solicitation Number: NNA11364623A
Posted Date: Mar 10, 2011
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Mar 10, 2011
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
FedGrants Posted Date: Mar 10, 2011
Application Due Date Explanation: Notices of Intent (NOI)Due: March 15, 2011 Proposals Due: May 1, 2011 Selection Announcement Date: ~June 1, 2011 Anticipated Award Date: July 1, 2011
Classification Code: A — Research and Development
NAICS Code: 611310 – Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools

Grant Specific Information
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Number: 43.003
Cost Sharing or Matching Required: No
Estimated Total Program Funding: $74,000,000.00
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Ceiling Amount: none
Floor Amount: none
Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and Development (ST)
Eligible Applicants: 06 – State controlled institutions of higher education
Eligible Applicants: 12 – Nonprofits with 501(c)(3) IRS status, other than institutions of higher education
Eligible Applicants: 20 – Private institutions of higher education
Link to Full Announcement:

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Ames Research Center, JA:M/S 241-1, Moffett Field, CA 94035-1000


The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Ames Research Center is releasing a Cooperative Agreement Notice (CAN)for Collaborative Research with ARC’s Human Systems Integration Research Area (HSIRA).

The announcement is available electronically at the NASA Solicitation and Proposal Integrated Review and Evaluation System (NSPIRES) at .

Qualified institutions shall have or demonstrate access to a strong graduate Human Factors degree program. Qualified institutions shall also have or demonstrate access to a strong baccalaureate program in Human Factors or baccalaureate programs related to Human Factors (such as a minor or certificate in Human Factors) in department(s) such as psychology, industrial engineering, aeronautical engineering, or computer science.

Electronically submitted Notices of Intent to propose are requested by March 15, 2011.

The Proposal due date is May 1, 2011. The electronic submission of each proposal’s Cover Page/Proposal Summary/Budget Summary is required by the due date for proposal submission.

This solicitation leading to the award of a Cooperative Agreement is issued pursuant to title 14 CFR Part 1260 for educational and nonprofit institutions.

Notwithstanding the posting of this opportunity at,, or at both sites, NASA reserves the right to determine the appropriate award instrument for each proposal selected pursuant to this announcement.

Direct questions specifically regarding this solicitation to: Beatrice Morales, Grant Officer, NASA Ames Research Center at

Point of Contact

Name: Beatrice Morales
Title: Grant Officer
Phone: 650-604-2074
Fax: 650-604-0932

Name: Rachel Khattab
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 650-604-5237
Fax: 650-604-3020

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