The Division of Receipt and Referral will use eRA Commons to Communicate
with Applicants and Applicant Organizations


Important Points: Beginning on May 25, 2012, communications from the
Division of Receipt and Referral (DRR) will be accessible to applicants
and applicant organizations in the eRA Commons in a new ‘Correspondence’
section of the Commons detailed status screen for the application.
Applicants will be notified by email to check their Commons account.

DRR will notify an applicant when:

1) additional information is required before her/his application can be
assigned to a scientific review group (SRG) and NIH Institute or Center
(IC) for funding consideration;

2) an applicant’s request for an IC assignment cannot be honored; or

3) it has been determined that the application does not comply with NIH

In order to avoid delays in the e-notification process, it is vital that
all Principal Investigators and Individual Fellows are registered in the
eRA Commons and all email addresses are checked periodically for

Should you have any questions, please contact your Contract and Grant

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