NASA EPSCoR Rapid Response Research (R3) Opportunity

The NASA WV EPSCoR office solicits proposals for fiscal year 2024 for the NASA EPSCoR Rapid Response Research (R3) Opportunity. Proposals must be submitted by the NASA WV EPSCoR Director, Dr. Melanie Page, through NSPIRES. The agency will not accept proposals submitted directly by researchers.

Announcement Number: NNH24ZHA002C

To view the CAN in its entirety: FY24 R3 Solicitation-Final-11-09-2023.pdf (

Maximum Award Amount: $100,000 (one-year cooperative agreement)

  • Cost sharing/matching is not required.

Action for Faculty: Notice of Intention (NOI) due to by December 4, 2024NOIs should contain Science I’s information, the research title, one concise paragraph on the research, and the specific Research Focus Area Identifier and Mission Directorate that the proposal is being submitted under (see Appendix in the RFP). PIs will be notified by December 7th  if their proposal is approved or if a down-select process is necessary.

Proposals are due to the agency on February 26, 2024; as such, all final proposals are due to Candy Cordwell by February 2nd to allow enough time for our office of sponsored programs to process all of the proposals and for the Science I’s to correct any errors.