UW Health Sciences Library

September 16, 2019

New ORCID iD Requirement for Some NIH Awardees

NIH NOT-OD-19-109 requires individuals supported by research training, fellowship, research education, and career development to have ORCID IDs linked to their eRA Commons Personal Profile in FY 2020 beginning with Oct. 2019 appointees.

Who does it apply to? Individuals supported by research training, fellowship, research education, and career development awards.
What is the requirement? Link your ORCID ID to your eRA Commons Personal Profile in FY 2020 beginning with Oct. 2019 appointees.
How do I do it? Register for an ORCID iD. Then in your Commons Personal Profile, click on Connect your ORCID ID. Log into ORCID. Authorize NIH to access your ORCID profile.

Please see the UW Office of Research’s notice and the UW Libraries ORCID guide for more information. Please contact your library liaison if you have questions.