The resources below are provided for IMLS grant program reviewers, but we also encourage grant applicants and prospective reviewers to familiarize themselves with the grant review process by reading them.

Guidance for IMLS Office of Museum Services Peer Reviewers

All Grant Programs

Application and Review Process

Complying with Ethical Obligations and Avoiding Conflicts of Interest

Museums for America: Field Review

Program Guidelines for Applicants

Program Overview

Instructions for Assigning Scores and Comments

Field Review Criteria at a Glance

Field Review Notes Template

Field Review Notes Template $25K Option

Museums for America: Panel Review

Program Guidelines for Applicants

Program Overview

Instructions for Assigning Scores and Comments

Panel Review Criteria at a Glance: Learning Experiences

Panel Review Criteria at a Glance: Community Anchors

Panel Review Criteria at a Glance: Collections Stewardship

Panel Review Notes Template

National Leadership Grants for Museums: Field Review

Program Guidelines for Applicants

Program Overview

Instructions for Assigning Scores and Comments

Field Review Criteria at a Glance

Field Review Notes Template

National Leadership Grants for Museums: Panel Review

Program Guidelines for Applicants

Program Overview

Instructions for Assigning Scores and Comments

Panel Review Criteria at a Glance

Panel Review Notes Template

Museum Grants for African American History and Culture

Program Guidelines for Applicants

Program Overview

Instructions for Assigning Scores and Comments

Review Criteria at a Glance

Panel Review Notes Template

Native American/Native Hawaiian Museum Services Program

Program Guidelines for Applicants

Program Overview

Instructions for Assigning Scores and Comments

Review Criteria at a Glance

Panel Review Notes Template

Sparks! Ignition Grants for Museums

Program Guidelines for Applicants

Program Overview

Instructions for Assigning Scores and Comments

Review Criteria at a Glance

Panel Review Notes Template

 

Guidance for IMLS Office of Library Services Peer Reviewers

2015

Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program:

 

Review Online

Reviewers can access the Online Reviewer System Login here (password-protected).

 

Ethics/Avoiding Conflicts of Interest

Grant Search

Find Available Grants

 

Search Awarded Grants

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