Q. Do I need ORCID iD for local grant application?
Yes, the local Integrated Grant Management System (IGMS) requires ORCID iD. Please see the following screen capture of the IGMS form which asks for ORCID iD:
Upon entering your ORCID iD, you will be asked to click a button to authenticate your ORCID iD via the ORCID website. Upon clicking, you will be re-directed to the website. You will be asked to sign in with your ORCID account or register for ORCID to complete the authentication process. See the following screen capture:
NRF (National Research Foundation Singapore) also requires authorization to access grant applicant’s ORCID record. See the following screen capture: