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Highlight Technologies, LLC awarded a prime contract to support Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Center for Scientific Review (CSR)

Screen Shot 2016-07-22 at 11.35.10 PMOn March 10, 2016, Highlight Technologies, LLC was awarded a $30 million prime contract with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to provide administrative and technology support services for the Center for Scientific Review (CSR).

“We are very pleased to have the opportunity to help CSR continue to implement its highly successful peer review system. CSR’s Peer Review Process enables NIH to fund fundamental, cutting-edge research that results in new drugs, cures, and treatments for diseases, saving millions of lives. It is an honor to be a part of this mission,” said Rebecca Andino, CEO of Highlight Technologies.

The Center for Scientific Review performs a wide range of information technology-driven and support activities, organizing the peer review groups or study sections that evaluate the majority (75%) of the research grant applications sent to NIH. Highlight Technologies will provide a wide range of administrative and technical services for various divisions within CSR. Tasks include database management, reporting and data analysis, content management, website support, meetings coordination, video teleconferencing, grant applications processing, human resources support, payment processing, and administrative support.

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