The ORCID identifier can be integrated within funding organization workflows, including grant application processes and grant progress reporting protocols.  

ORCID is committed to openness and community, and we offer multiple ways to connect, learn, and share:


Walter Schaffer, Senior Scientific Advisor for Extramural Research, U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH),  The adoption of ORCID identifiers by funding organizations, ORCID Webinar Workshop for Funders and Research Institutions, 23 April 2014. 

Amy Northcutt, Chief Information Officer, National Science Foundation: ORCID Identifiers and Funding Agencies: An NSF Perspective, presented at the October 2013 ORCID Outreach Meeting, Washington, D.C.

Liz Allen, Wellcome Trust: Funding outcomes across organizations and careers, presented at May 2013 ORCID Outreach Meeting, Oxford. 

Debbie Bucci, NIH: ScienCV: What is it, who is involved, and how could it interact with ORCIDs?, presented at the May 2012 ORCID Outreach Meeting, Boston. 

Relevant articles and blogs

Policy on ORCID Integration with Autism Speaks Science Grants System

Laure Haak, ORCID, Link Your ORCID Record to Your Funding!

Benjamin Thomas, Wellcome Trust, Distinguishing Researchers with an ORCID

U.S. Department of Energy Office of Scientific and Technical Information, About the addition of ORCID numbers to E-Link

Australian Government National Health and Medical Research Council, newsletter announcement of ORCID included in grants system. 

On integration into the SciENcv platform in the United States

Jef Akst, One Profile Fits All, The Scientist

Michael Price, Big Hopes, Small Changes for Biomedical Training,

Sally Rocky, U.S. National Institutes of Health, Taking On the Challenge of Better Biomedical Workforce Data.

Laure Haak, NIH testing ORCID iDs in the ScienCV platform