Program Goals

* Fund new and high risk/high reward flights that may not otherwise get funded: 

* Help new-to-the field researchers gain sufficient experience in airborne field campaigns to submit competitive proposals to major funding organizations.

* Assist organizations and agencies with emergency response when there is insufficient time to complete contracts.

Program Goals

Fund new and high risk/high reward flights that may not otherwise get funded.

Help new-to-the field researchers gain sufficient experience in airborne field campaigns to submit competitive proposals to major funding organizations.

Assist organizations and agencies with emergency response when there is insufficient time to complete contracts.

Program Details

Scientific Aviation has committed to donate 100 flight hours per year to the community.  We are looking for innovative proposals for that  will make a significant contribution if funded.  In other words, new ideas with sound scientific backing will be the most likely to be funded.  Proposals should limited to two pages (plus graphics) and clearly communicate two elements: why this proposal matters to the scientific community and how it is likely to succeed.  Proposal guidelines are below.

Submit questions and proposals to:

safire@scientificaviation.com

Proposals accepted year-round, 3-5 projects funded per year.

Selection based on project feasibility, scientific merit, and potential for cost-sharing.

PI’s with little or no experience with airborne field campaigns encouraged.

Submit questions and proposals to:

Safire@scientificaviation.com

Proposals accepted year-round, 3-5 projects funded per year Selection based on project feasibility, scientific merit, and potential for cost-sharing PI’s with little or no experience with airborne field campaigns encouraged

Sponsored by Scientific Aviation in partnership with NOAA