Postgraduate Scholarships scheme-specific peer review guidelines for funding commencing in 2018

The following sections describe the specific processes, timelines and expectations that apply to the peer review of Postgraduate Scholarships (PGS) 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; and
  • 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.

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