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Latest News & Policy Changes


Policy

Clarification of NIH’s Application Submission/Resubmission Policy

Effective immediately, this Notice consolidates and clarifies policy concerning submission and resubmission of applications for grants and cooperative agreements submitted to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and...

Delayed Enforcement and Policy Flexibilities Related to Basic Science Involving Human Subjects

The purpose of this notice is to describe interim policy flexibilities for a subset of NIH-funded studies whose primary purpose is the pursuit of basic science...

News

Dr. Bruce Reed named Deputy Director of CSR

CSR Director Dr. Noni Byrnes announced the selection of Bruce Reed, Ph.D., as the Center’s new deputy director.

Dr. Kristin Kramer selected as Director of CSR’s Office of Communications and Outreach

The Center for Scientific Review (CSR) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has selected Dr. Kristin Kramer to be the Director of a newly established Office of Communications and Outreach (OCO).

Nobel Congrats to Former CSR/NIH Reviewers and Their Peers

Nobel Congrats to Former CSR/NIH Reviewers and Their Peers

Early Career Reviewer (ECR) Program

The ECR program aims to educate qualified scientists without prior CSR review experience to develop skills as a reviewer and to provide experience that might make them more competitive applicants.

Advice for SBIR/STTR Applicants

Guidance on how to navigate NIH Peer Review and tips on avoiding preventable errors that could keep your application from being reviewed.