The success of IMLS grant programs depends upon the quality of its peer review process. Each year hundreds of experts throughout the nation serve as IMLS peer reviewers. They work in a transparent and equitable way to make recommendations for funding. If you would like to apply to be an IMLS peer reviewer, please follow the steps below.
The Process for Becoming a Reviewer
If you would like to apply to be an IMLS peer reviewer, please follow the steps below.
1. Familiarize yourself with IMLS grant programs.
Read the Notices of Funding Opportunities.
Read Sample Applications.
2. Learn about the review process.
Access guidance for peer reviewers by grant program.
3. Submit your information.
Apply to become a museum reviewer.
Apply to become a library reviewer.