Review Process

Proposals are reviewed by a Faculty Review Panel (FRP) selected by the Associate Dean for Research, in Consultation with the Research Advisory Committee (RAC).
Complete information regarding the review process is contained in the document below.
Nature of the Proposal Review for Hatch and McStennis Proposals

Review Materials

The following forms are used during the review process:

Review Schedule

September Initial meeting of the review panel.
September PI proposal submission deadline.
September-October Review packets are distributed to the reviewers assigned to each proposal.
November All reviews are due from the reviewers to prepare for the review session.
November-December Review session to discuss, evaluate, and rank proposals.
January Funding decisions are announced to all applicants.
March PIs with approved proposals requiring Biological Safety, Animal Care, and Human Subjects protocol approvals should begin preparing and submitting the necessary forms.
April Current Research Information System (CRIS) forms are set-up for all approved proposals and completion is requested from PIs.
July-August New projects are set-up and finalized funding decisions are made.
September PIs will be notified of project numbers and budget.
October New projects begin.