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Scheduled Commons Maintenance: For maintenance information, see the eRA Scheduled Maintenance Calendar.
Support Related Resources
- Electronic Submission: Learn about the most frequent application errors at Avoiding Common Errors.
- Electronic Application Submission: To learn about completing and submitting an electronic application and access helpful resources, visit the Applying Electronically website.
- eRA Home Page: To find Commons FAQs, User Guides, training materials, and step-by-step instructions for performing tasks in Commons, visit the eRA website.
Commons Related Resources
- Reference Letters: To submit a reference letter when requested by an applicant, please follow this link: Submit Reference Letter.
- Demo Facility: Demo Facility allows you to try most of the capabilities of the NIH eRA Commons in a sample environment.
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