ORCID provides a persistent digital identifier (an ORCID iD) that you own and control, and that distinguishes you from every other researcher. You can connect your iD with your professional information — affiliations, grants, publications, peer review, and more. You can use your iD to share your information with other systems, ensuring you get recognition for all your contributions, saving you time and hassle, and reducing the risk of errors.
ORCID iDs will be required for applying for grants through our pre-award office. You can sign up for one here.
Below is an ORCID Workshop for Researchers if you need any help signing up for your iD or have any questions: