Career Development Fellowships scheme-specific peer review guidelines

The following sections describe the specific processes, timelines and expectations that apply to the peer review of Career Development Fellowship (CDF) applications.

These scheme-specific guidelines complement and must be read in conjunction with the following supporting documents:

  • the Guide to NHMRC Peer Review 2017, which outlines the overarching principles and obligations under which the NHMRC peer review process operates;
  • the NHMRC Funding Rules 2017, incorporating the scheme-specific Funding Rules, which set out the rules, objectives and other considerations relevant to NHMRC funding;
  • the NHMRC Advice and Instructions to Applicants 2017, incorporating the scheme-specific Advice and Instructions to Applicants, which provide guidance to assist researchers and Administering Institutions with preparing and submitting applications; and

It is recommended that you read the Guide to NHMRC Peer Review 2017 before reading these scheme-specific guidelines.