NHMRC’s peer review process is integral to supporting the best health and medical research in Australia. Rigorous review of applications for NHMRC funding ensures transparency, probity and fairness. The peer review of all NHMRC funding schemes is underpinned by NHMRC’s Principles of Peer Review.
Guide to NHMRC Peer Review 2015
A Guide to NHMRC Peer Review describes how NHMRC’s Principles of Peer Review are applied to the process of grant application peer review.
NHMRC’s Principles of Peer Review
The peer review of all NHMRC funding schemes is underpinned by NHMRC’s Principles of Peer Review.
NHMRC Assigners Academy
The NHMRC Assigners Academy is a prestigious body of eminent researchers that enhances NHMRC's peer review processes by giving independent expert advice to NHMRC's CEO. In particular, the role of the Academy will be to assist in identifying the most suitable experts to undertake the peer review tasks.
NHMRC Grant Review Panels induction
NHMRC has developed a brief induction video to support new Grant Review Panel (GRP) members. This 8 minute video provides a key point summary of the processes for GRPs from their first meeting, through to the steps used in the GRP's review of individual applications.
Peer Review Honour Roll
The effectiveness and sustainability of NHMRC peer review processes depends on researchers with excellent track records and wide-ranging expertise in Australian and international health and medical research fields.
Streamlining NHMRC Application and Assessment Processes
An outline of NHMRC’s vision and plans for the continuous improvement of its grant application and assessment (peer review) processes.
- A Summary of Peer Review for Project Grant Applications to NHMRC 2012 (PDF, 548KB)
- A Summary of Peer Review for Project Grant Applications to NHMRC 2011 (PDF, 338KB)
- Peer Review of Project Grants in 2010
- CEO thanks researchers
- Call to researchers to participate in peer review in 2010
Page last updated on 17 December 2014