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Hey, Commons users! Just a heads up that several Commons modules and screens will be moving to an improved visual appearance being adopted by all eRA modules.
If you already have an eRA Commons account, you can find the list of signing officials for your institution in the Institution Profile. You may need an SO for various reasons — to submit an application or a request for additional materials or a Just-in-Time material, and more.
A Reminder: Commons ID Required for All on Senior/Key Person Profile (Expanded) Form, Effective Mid-January
Having given ample notice to the applicant and recipient community and seeing a high level of compliance, NIH will now update the warning to an error for non-compliance with this requirement in mid-January.
A new type of prior approval is available to NIH recipients in eRA Commons as of October 12, joining a menu of other prior approval requests. Recipients of NIH awards are now required to use the ‘Other Request’ type in Prior Approval to submit any changes to their approved Data Management and Sharing Plan (DMS Plans) to NIH officials.
NIH’s fiscal year ends on September 30, 2023, so now is the time for Signing Officials to verify the accuracy of their grant assignments to departments or components within institutions of higher education using the Grant Re-assign function in eRA Commons.
Did you know that if you click on the question mark on any eRA module screen, it connects to the online help topic for that screen? There are also other resources available for each module.
Good news for trainees and principal investigators who work on training grants! eRA is readying a redesigned xTrain module, scheduled to be rolled out on March 30.
The updated Status Screen Overview (SO & PD/PI) video demonstrates the differences between the status screens used by the Signing Official (SO) and the status screens used by the principal investigator (PI), along with its capabilities.
Several Status screens in eRA Commons moved to a new visual appearance on October 27. Note that this means that there are new ways to navigate to the information you need and new methods to quickly find what you are looking for in Status.