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NOAO Observing Proposal Form


Welcome to the National Optical Astronomy Observatory's observing proposal Web form. This form can be used to apply for time at all NOAO coordinated facilities: Gemini North and South (and exchange time with Subaru), Kitt Peak National Observatory and Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory as well as community-access time with AAT.


This form is now configured for the preparation of proposals for all resources offered by NOAO in 2014B, including Gemini proposals. However, Gemini has released a new version of their Phase-I Tool (PIT), which is the preferred option for Gemini proposals. Please use PIT if you are submitting a regular proposal for Gemini time only.


Proposal deadline for the 2014B observing semester (August 2014 - January 2015):

Time remaining until deadline:

[ Proposal Queue Status ] [ General Proposal Information ] [ Tucson Local Date/Time ]


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To continue editing an existing 2014B proposal:

Enter your proposal username:
Enter your proposal password:
Enter an email address for this session:

To create a new 2014B proposal or to copy or import* a proposal:

Enter a unique proposal username:
Enter a new proposal password:
Retype your proposal password:
Select a proposal type (TAC):
Enter an email address for this session:

 

* - To copy or import, enter a new username and complete the above fields. When copying proposals, you will be prompted for the username/password of the existing proposal after pressing the Copy/Import button


To view a sample version of the web proposal form:

Click on the button below to enter the sample NOAO web proposal form. This demonstration is recommended for first-time users who wish to view the pages without starting an actual proposal. No changes will be saved.


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Last updated: 28 February 2014

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