Dates & Deadlines

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Due to the hurdles we all continue to face, and out of an abundance of caution for the MMIP Finalists, program staff, and judges, NIA and the NASA LaRC Technical Sponsors have made the difficult decision to cancel the onsite 2020 Moon to Mars Ice & Prospecting Challenge.

DateDescription
October 4, 2019NOI deadline for university teams
October 10, 2019Deadline to submit questions for Q&A session
To submit a question, click here.
October 17, 2019Q&A Session for teams with Steering Committee
November 24, 2019Project Plan submission deadline
December 13, 2019Teams are notified of their selection status
Late December, 20191st installment of development stipend sent to universities
March 15, 2020Mid-Point Review deadline
March 30, 2020Teams are notified of MPR pass/fail status and stipends are sent to universities (as appropriate)
August 16, 2020Technical Report Summary submission deadline
CancelledOnsite Competition at NASA Langley Research Center