About NASA Langley Research Center

Langley Research Center is the oldest of NASA's field centers, located in Hampton, Virginia, United States.

By the Numbers


proposals from 140 contributors


high-quality proposals forwarded for funding consideration

Stimulate innovation by soliciting broad-based consideration of innovative ideas and concepts and foster collaboration for future Langley Research Center and Center Innovation Fund proposals.


  • Open, transparent sharing of complex proposals
  • Project funding provides motivation
  • Use system to make existing proposal selection and decision making process

Business Results

  • Improved quality of proposals
  • Increased learning, collaboration within scientific community
  • Increased submission and decision making efficiency
  • More objective decision making
  • Cultural insights to inform continuing increase in collaboration