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Panel Manager Orientation

Welcome to the NIFA Virtual Panel Manager Orientation! Thank you for serving as a peer review Panel Manager. The training modules below should be completed prior to starting work with your program if possible. If you have any questions, please speak to the NIFA staff working on your program. NIFA may conduct group question and answer sessions and your National Program Leader will notify you if one is scheduled.

Required Training Modules

The following YouTube videos do not need to be viewed sequentially. (Total time: approximately 2 hours 45 minutes)

Required Handouts

Please read through the following handouts. (Total time: approximately 15 minutes)

Required Only for Specific Programs

The following YouTube videos are only required if the topic applies to the program you are working with. (Total time: approximately 10 minutes for programs with COE review; approximately 30 minutes for AFRI programs)


If you have any feedback on the videos or training materials, please contact the AFRI Coordination Team.

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