Skip to main content

Scientific Review

The Scientific Review Branch (SRB) is responsible for the initial peer review of specific research applications assigned to NIA. These include contract proposals; applications for Centers, program projects, scientific meetings, and training and career development; and submissions responding to requests for applications published by NIA.

Data and tables

Scientific Review Information for Applicants

Learn about how NIA Scientific Review works.

Arrows showing process

Scientific Review Information for Reviewers

Information for NIA scientific reviewers and potential reviewers.

Scientific reviewers having a discussion in an office.

Upcoming Review Meetings

Review meetings for the next Council round.

Clinical researcher with study participant

Want to be a Reviewer for NIA?

Find information on becoming a scientific peer reviewer at NIA.

Researchers performing program project review.

Guide to Program Project Review

Learn about program project review.

Scientific review committee around a computer.

Chartered Review Committees

Committees meet 3 times per year to review selected application types.