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Semester 2015B Important Dates

Key dates and events in the proposal process are shown below. The Phase I and Phase II deadlines are highlighted.

Date Event Comments
(varies with partner) Proposal deadline Proposals received by National Gemini Offices (NGOs).
Late April/Early May (set by partner) LPTAC, NTAC meetings Scientific assessments by each Gemini partner ("National TAC") and the Large and Long Program TAC.
13 May 2015 E-transmission Electronic transmission of proposals to Gemini from NTACs.
1 June 2015 ITAC International Time Allocation Committee meets to resolve issues and recommend programs.
15 June 2015 15B schedule and Phase IIs available 2015B OT templates available to PIs.
1 July 2015 Phase II reviews start The response time is 7 days for checking by NGOs (from "For Review") and by Gemini CSs (from "For Activation").
15 July 2015 Phase II deadline PI deadline for submission of completed Phase II Programs to National Offices (earlier submission is encouraged).
30 July 2015 "For Activation" deadline NGO deadline for submission of completed Phase II Programs to Gemini.
1 August 2015 Start of semester 2015B 2015B programs may be observed earlier to fill queue nights.

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