8th Announcement of Opportunity
for Science Planners
in the NASA-led IRIS mission


Proposal Submission Form


Individuals wishing to respond to this Announcement of Opportunity must submit their proposal using the submission form below. Only pdf files will be accepted; files must not be locked or protected; maximum file size is 10 MB.

Details of the required content and format of the proposal can be found in the Announcement of Opportunity document.

An acknowledgement of receipt will be sent to the applicant at the email address provided, upon successful submission of the proposal.

The deadline for submitting a proposal was 23 May 2022 at 12:00 (noon) CEST.


Privacy Policy for this Announcement of Opportunity

​​​​​Any individual responding to this Announcement of Opportunity must provide some personal data as part of the submission process. Protection of personal data is of great importance to ESA. This privacy policy describes important aspects of how the data submitted for this Announcement of Opportunity will be treated. Please read the privacy policy carefully.

By ticking the checkboxes presented to you when submitting your proposal via the Cosmos web portal form below, you confirm that you agree with the collection and further processing of your personal data. You will not be able to submit your proposal without providing this consent as it is required to further process your submission. Some of the reviewers are based outside the European Union (EU)/ European Economic Area (EEA). Explicit consent must be provided so that you acknowledge that your data may be sent outside of the EU/EEA, as part of your proposal, to countries that are not recognised by the EU as providing an Adequate Level of Protection for personal data. Technical and contractual measures are in place (encryption in transit and non-disclosure understandings) to protect your data, however as these countries are not covered by GDPR, we cannot guarantee the safety of your data.

Note that a second privacy policy that pertains to the website must also be accepted before the submission is completed. ESA cannot accept applications from individuals who do not accept the terms of the privacy policy.

Notes on using the submission form

Enter the information in all the mandatory fields (indicated by *)
Upload your file and wait for the on-screen message confirming that the file has been uploaded.
Accept the privacy policy for the AO and click on Submit.
You will then be presented with a summary of your submission details and the second privacy policy (related to the website). When you accept that policy and click on Confirm your information will be submitted.