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To be a Consumer Reviewer, you must

  • checkmark Be a person with the disease, injury, or condition or be a family member or caregiver of a person living with a disease/ injury/condition associated with a funded program. Specific requirements vary by program. To find out more click here.
  • checkmark Be an active participant in an advocacy, outreach, or support organization in your local community and be nominated by your organization, or
  • checkmark If military personnel on active-duty, and applying for one of the military-focused programs, be approved to attend by your commanding officer
  • checkmark Have at least a high school education or its equivalent (Higher education is not required.)
  • checkmark Be fluent in reading, speaking, and writing in English
  • checkmark Have an interest in expanding your personal scientific knowledge about your disease or injury
  • checkmark Represent the views of your community, not only your personal perspective
  • checkmark Have basic computer skills and have access to a computer with an internet connection


Application Package How You Are Evaluated Interview and Notification


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