The FY 2023 Maine NASA EPSCoR RID Competition is OPEN!

We are pleased to announce that the 2023 Maine NASA EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Development (RID) Competition is now open.  We are soliciting proposals under the NASA Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) Research Infrastructure Development (RID) Program to seed fund projects that build the state’s R&D capacity that align with NASA’s research areas of interest and support the development of topic areas important to the Maine Space Complex.

Eligible applicants are faculty and researchers at MSGC affiliate higher education and research institutions, and for-profit institutions.

Our FY 2023 Maine NASA EPSCoR RID) Program funds support:

  1.  Collaborative Seed Research Grant (up to three awards @$50,000)
  2. Workshops (up to three awards @$5,000)
  3. Travel Grants (up to $2,500 per award, first come basis)

For more information about the application process, please go to the Maine/NASA EPSCoR RID page.