Individual Reviews

You must be logged into the application and have a role as a reviewer.

You must also have created a myUSGS account!

Finding Items I need to Review

Reviewing an Item

Pro-Tip: To see the materials associated with the proposal click on either the “Proposal” link in the menu bar or on the name of the proposal. Make sure you open this information in a new tab.

Conflict of Interest

If at anytime during the review process you feel as though you cannot review an item due to a conflict of interest, simple mark the “Invalid/CDI” checkbox and “Update” the item. You do not need to delete any elements that are already filled in as the system will disregard them for you.

Checking to Make Sure You Have Completed Your Reviews


Creating your myUSGS Account

To get started you’ll need to make a myUSGS account.

Go to

And click on “Sign Up”

Fill out your University email address (not a personal address) and click the “I am not a robot” checkbox then Submit.

You’ll then need to check your inbox for an email from myUSGS and follow the steps (below).  Including providing a sponsor for the account, check with the NCGMP team  for what email address to use.

Your sponsor will then get an email and need to verify your account. After which you’ll get an email asking you to finalize your account, create a password etc.

Forgot your password?

Go to fill in your email address that you created your myUSGS account with to get sent a new password: