NOTICE OF INTENT
The Kepler Notice of Intent (NOI) submission
page will open at the
NSPIRES website on or about Nov 7, 2012. In order to expedite the proposal
review process and the timely selection of scientific peer review panels,
investigators intending to submit proposals for participation in this program
are asked to submit a NOI to propose by the deadline to the NSPIRES website
by 23:59 EST Friday, Dec 7, 2012.
Note that a NOI submission is not required, but this minimal information
e.g., proposal topic, investigator names, and affiliated institutions, is of
considerable value in helping NASA plan for an expeditious peer
review of proposals. The NOI is not used to do a preliminary
proposal assessment. Investigators unfamiliar with the NSPIRES
system need to
their website in order to submit both an NOI and their
Step-by-step instructions for the submission of
- Log in to the NSPIRES
system using your username and password.
- Click the Proposals URL.
- Click the Create NOI tab.
- Click the continue tab.
- Choose the Kepler Guest Observer - Cycle 5 button and click on the
- Follow the online instructions.