Effort Reporting at ESF
The Research Foundation for SUNY uses an online effort reporting tool—Effort Certification and Reporting Technology (eCRT)—eliminating the need for signing paper copies of your effort statement.
The benefits of this tool include:
No paper forms to sign and route
Just a few clicks to complete your effort certification
View even more information about your effort and sponsored awards:
Detailed payroll transactions
The dollar amounts behind the effort percentages
Staff charging effort to your awards
The amount of effort you committed to each award
Access your information anytime and anywhere you have Internet access—mobile devices too!
Please review the training materials below to learn more about eCRT:
Effort Reporting Guidance Documents
Effort Reporting Training Videos
How-To Access eCRT
You will receive an email from eCRT indicating that you have an effort statement requiring certification.
Click the link at the bottom of the email: eCRT Login Page
Please send an email to: Anne Riehlman Knapp at firstname.lastname@example.org OR call 315-470-6682 and she will be happy to assist you.
Also refer to the FAQ for quick reference.
(Effort Reporting at ESF based on similar page from SUNY Binghamton)