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Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience Membership
Grant Application External Review Benefit

The opportunity for external review of the aims and research strategy of an upcoming grant application is a powerful member benefit of the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience. 

This is a time-sensitive process. Request for external review must be submitted at least six weeks in advance of the grant application submission due date.

Submitting an External Review Request

  • Use the REDCap form at this link to submit a review request.
  • The following is a partial list of information required:
    • Co-authors’ names (if any)
    • Suggested reviewers’ names and affiliations
    • Key search words
    • 300 word technical abstract
    • Research application: this should include the specific aims and the research strategy (significance, innovation, approach, references).  Additional sections are not required.  Please submit as a single PDF.
  • For questions about the review request process and timeline, please contact Del Monte Scientific Program Officer, Ian Dickerson

Not already a Member of the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience?

To become a member of the Del Monte Institute — and eligible for this External Review benefit — you must be a faculty member or postdoctoral fellow at the University of Rochester with an interest in brain science. For complete information and to apply for membership, visit our Membership page