The following features are available through eRA.


  • Identification of funding opportunities
  • Proposal development
  • Institutional and faculty profiles
  • Electronic approval and routing
  • Training certification
  • Budget development
  • Cost sharing information
  • Sub-contracts tracking

Protocol Management:

  • Regulatory protocol development and approvals including IRB, IACUC, IBC and Environmental Health & Radiation
  • Electronic submission of protocols
  • Electronic notification of protocol status
  • Animal facilities management and purchasing

Conflict of Interest:

  • Secure web-based disclosures of potential conflicts of interest
  • Case management of conflicts

Submission of Proposals to Sponsors:

  • Electronic submissions of proposals to sponsors who support it
  • Hard copy submissions using sponsors templates

Post Award Management:

  • Integration with accounting systems of record
  • Project closeout and reporting


  • Timely and accurate reporting at all phases of the project life cycle
  • Ability to link sponsored project data with other University systems of record