FY 2017 RSVP Expansion Competition Reviewer Resource Page

Welcome FY 2017 RSVP Expansion Competition

This webpage is intended to support the Corporation for National and Community Service’s (CNCS) FY 2017 RSVP Expansion Competition. The Reviewer Resource Webpage provides Reviewers and Panel Coordinators with a central location to access the comprehensive information and tools needed to participate in this review. This site houses general documents and materials only, and does not provide information that is particular to each panel. Please note the material on this page will be available only during the Review process. The review period is April 19-May 3, 2017.

The materials and orientations listed below apply to all Reviewers and Panel Coordinators unless otherwise noted. Some Orientation Sessions are pre-recorded while others are live but will have a recording available afterward if you are unable to attend. 

You must complete all orientations by April 18.  The review will begin by April 19.  Please confirm that you have completed all orientation sessions by emailing PeerReviewers@cns.gov

If you have questions about this review, please contact PeerReviewers@cns.gov at any time

Application Documents:

Orientation Sessions:

These sessions are available via recorded webinar with a PDF of materials for reference. Any live orientation will also be recorded and available for replay if you are unable to participate live.

Orientation 1: CNCS 101 – 12 minutes (Externals)

Orientation 2: RSVP 101 – 21 minutes (All)

Orientation 3: Selection Criteria - 60 minutes (All)

Orientation 4: Preparing for and Conducting the Review - 8 minutes (All)

Orientation 5A: Ensuring an Equitable Review – 30 minutes (Staff)

Orientation 5B: Ensuring an Equitable Review  – 10 minutes (Externals)

Orientation 6: Using the Review Form – 5 minutes (All)

Orientation 7: Being a Panel Coordinator – 4 minutes (PCs only)

Orientation 8: Quality Control/Being a Program Officer Liaison – 5 minutes (QC/POLs only)

Orientation 9: Writing Clarifications - 15 minutes (Staff)

Orientation 10: Getting Underway: Live Q&A with Review Participants  – 20 minutes (All) - call will be recorded if you cannot attend live

  • Date: April 17  at 1:00 pm Eastern
  • Call-In Number: 888-989-9769
  • Passcode: 269 9852
  • Replay Number: 800-967-7626
  • Summary

Administrative Forms:


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