summarizes the policies regarding proposal submission. Chapter 3
describes the types of proposals that can be submitted. Chapter 4
describes the types of observations that are possible with HST; it includes discussions of special requirements. Chapter 5
addresses policies regarding data rights and duplications. Chapter 6
describes procedures and criteria for proposal evaluation and selection.
outlines the steps to follow when preparing and submitting a Phase I proposal. A proposal consists of a completed APT proposal form and an attached PDF file. Chapter 8
describes the items that must be filled out in the APT proposal form; this information is also available from the context-sensitive ‘Help’ in APT. Chapter 9
describes the items that must be addressed in the attached PDF file.
provides information on the implementation and scheduling process for accepted proposals. Chapter 11
describes Education/Public Outreach (E/PO) proposals. Chapter 12
provides information on budgets, grants and funding policies.
The appendices provide a variety of additional information, including contact information (
), a list of scientific keywords () that can be used in proposals, a glossary of acronyms and abbreviations (), and a list of internet links used in the document ().