Prior to submission, and to give your proposal the best chance of success, it is strongly recommended that applicants:
Sufficient time must be allowed for these reviews as part of the proposal preparation process. For targeted calls, UCD Research and Innovation may facilitate some aspects of these reviews. To see if targeted supports are available for your call, see Help Pages for Specific Calls
Understand the review process and evaluate before the evaluation:
Know your audience: Who will evaluate?
Figure out what kind of evaluator is likely to review your proposal at each stage of the evaluation process. It will usually involve a mixture of experts and generalists. Accordingly, you should do the following:
Funding agency requirements: