eRA Information: Ext-UAT and Commons Demo Will be Unavailable Wednesday, April 8

The External User Acceptance Test (Ext-UAT) and the Commons Demo environments are scheduled to be offline Wednesday, April 8, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in preparation for the spring system-wide software release starting on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 9 p.m. ET. As part of our standard practice before each quarterly software release, we update the Ext-UAT and Commons Demo environments with the changes that will take place in production the following week. 
We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

eRA Information: Error in Email Concerning iEdison Organization Notification Messages from March 15

On the night of March 15, 2015, the iEdison system sent out a reminder to users regarding outstanding messages their organization needs to address. Due to an update to the iEdison system on March 12th, the number of outstanding notifications was increased in error. 

Please disregard the count that you received from the message on March 15th. A new email will be sent out on Sunday, March 22, 2015 which will have the correct number of notifications listed.

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

eRA Enhancements: Highlights of iEdison’s Release Scheduled for Thursday, March 12

iEdison has been updated today, Thursday, March 12, 2015, to provide new features and fixes. 

Highlights of iEdison's March Software Release

Check out the release notes for more information on features and fixes.

New Features

NIH Inventions May Not Be Set to Not Elect Title Status if they have outstanding messages

eRA Information: NIH 2015 Regional Seminar Registration Now Open

eRA is delighted to announce that NIH’s Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration will take place May 6-8, 2015 in Baltimore, MD.  The NIH Regional Seminar provides a comprehensive overview of the NIH grants process over the course of 2 days, including policies & process guidance, on-line tools and resources, the eRA Commons, Peer Review, Public Access, animal & human research, and so much more!  This seminar is ideal for administrators, researchers, and anyone new to working with NIH grants, or those wanting to hear the latest from NIH experts.  F

eRA Enhancements: Highlights of iEdison’s Upcoming Release Scheduled for Thursday, January 29

iEdison will be offline for the winter software release, starting on Thursday, January 29, 2015, at 9PM ET. The system is scheduled to be available again by 7AM, Friday, January 30, 2015. Highlights of iEdison’s January Software Release Check out the release notes for more information on features and fixes.

New Features


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