NIH Peer Review Process

This section contains links compiled by staff in NCI's Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP) to help investigators learn more about tools available to manage grants after the submission of applications.

  • NIHPeer Review ProcessExternal Web Site Policy
    Webpage developed by NIH's Office of Extramural Research (OER) that provides an overview of the peer review process, along with details of first- and second-level review, and post-review advice for funded and unfunded grants.
  • Center for Scientific Review (CSR) Peer Review ProcessExternal Web Site Policy
    This CSR Webpage includes a video describing a peer review meeting, applicant and reviewer resources, links to policy changes, and finding a study section.
  • Tracking Submitted ApplicationsExternal Web Site Policy
    NIH Webpage with information on how to track submitted applications during various phases of the grants process.
  • NIH Enhancements to Peer ReviewExternal Web Site Policy
    NIH Webpage describing enhancements to the peer review process that began in 2008 and are ongoing.
  • Study Section RostersExternal Web Site Policy
    This page developed by the Center for Scientific Review includes links to the various NIH study sections, descriptions of their focus, and membership rosters.
  • Appeals of Initial Scientific ReviewExternal Web Site Policy
    Link to the NIH policy for appeal procedures related to the peer review process.

For any unanswered questions, contact EGRP staff.

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