Reward and Recognition for Independent Reviewers

We support recognition and reward in quality assurance and review and support independent reviewers with reward and recognition.


Your collaborative efforts contribute to reporting against UNESCO’s Sustainable Development Goal for Education (SDG4) See Health Check Report (2021)

PRP Free Online Public Profile

Each PRP user can upload evidence and specialist knowledge to their free online profile under ‘My Account’. The public online profile can be used to showcase your expertise in your discipline, including your academic portfolio and academic credentials.

PRP Online Community

The PRP Online Community connects education communities and individuals to share expertise and search for independent reviewers.

Scholarship Activities

PRP has a Scholarship Activity Framework which you can use to evidence your scholarship activities. Each reviewer also receives a Certificate of Scholarly Participation when they have completed the review.

Independent Reviewer Register 

Register as an Independent Reviewer  to join your disciplinary or community  reviewer register and online expert group. Give your time and expertise for free as an independent reviewer on our annual sector Health Check. 

Benefits include: 

  • MyAccount section records your expertise and experience, which is aligned to TEQSA Independent Expert requirements

  • Certificate of Scholarly Activity for each review

  • Free  workshops with your peers on how to become an independent reviewer

As part of being an independent reviewer, you need to sign up to PRP online expert groups so that HE Institutions can do a targeted search for reviewers. You need to set up an account with PRP and then go to PRP Online Expert Groups and sign in.