The NASA Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute (SSERVI) is uniquely poised to bring people together via the realm of science, where the pinnacle of success is sharing results with the world. NASA is seen as a leader in space science, making the SSERVI a natural moderator in the international conversation for the field.

SSERVI’s International Partnerships Program provides collaboration opportunities for researchers within the global science community, as well as the international education/ public outreach community. International partners are invited to participate in all aspects of the Institutes activities and programs on a no-exchange-of-funds basis.

Non-U.S. science organizations can propose to become either Associate or Affiliate members of the SSERVI on a no-exchange-of-funds basis. Affiliate partnerships are with non-government institutions; the majority of agreements will be Affiliate. Associate partnerships are government-to-government agreements; this includes space agencies.

Click here to find out how to apply to the International Partners Program.

Visit our Collaboration Technology Requirements page for more information on the technical aspects of SSERVI’s virtual collaborations.


SSERVI Science Teams

Inspiration Room

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Upcoming Events

  1. 2016 NASA Human Research Program Investigators’ Workshop

    February 8 @ 8:00 am PST - February 11 @ 5:00 pm PST
  2. Journey Through the Universe

    March 4 @ 8:00 am PST - March 11 @ 5:00 pm PST
  3. Microsymposium 57: Polar Volatiles on the Moon and Mercury

    March 19 - March 20
  4. LPSC

    March 21 @ 8:00 am PST - March 25 @ 5:00 pm PST
  5. European Geosciences Union

    April 17 @ 8:00 am PST - April 22 @ 5:00 pm PST
  6. 4th European Lunar Symposium

    May 18 @ 8:00 am PST - May 19 @ 5:00 pm PST
  7. 7TH JOINT SRR/PTMSS MEETING

    June 7 @ 8:00 am PST - June 9 @ 5:00 pm PST
  8. Exploration Science Forum 2016

    July 20 @ 8:00 am PST - July 22 @ 5:00 pm PST
  9. COSPAR 2016

    July 30 @ 8:00 am PST - August 7 @ 5:00 pm PST