Articles in this section, “JWST Opportunities and Policies,” comprise the traditional call for proposals. These articles include information on observing and science policies, and details on the proposal submission process (including checklists). Other sections, that are selectable from the menu, provide information on JWST Observatory and InstrumentationJWST Observation Planning, and JWST Data Calibration and Analysis.

Downloadable PDF collections of this and other sections are provided as a courtesy, made available and updated when feasible. The online documentation is the authority, and will be updated with the latest information.


JWST Cycle 1 Proposal Opportunities

JWST General Science Policies

Download PDFs:

JWST Cycle 1 GO/AR Call for Proposals, [PDF]

JWST Cycle 1 GTO Call for Proposals, 06 Jan 2017 [PDF]

JWST DD Early Release Science Call for Proposals, version 1 [PDF]

JWST DD Early Release Science Call for proposals, version 2 [PDF]

JWST Cycle 1 Documentation for MIRI, [PDF]

JWST Cycle 1 Documentation for NIRCam, [PDF]

JWST Cycle 1 Documentation for NIRSpec, [PDF]

JWST Cycle 1 Documentation for NIRISS, [PDF]

JWST Cycle 1 Documentation for Telescope and Spacecraft, [PDF]

JWST Cycle 1 Documentation for Proposal Planning, [PDF]

JWST Cycle 1 Documentation for Data Calibration and Analysis, [PDF]