This example queries the ROR API as the user types and generates suggestions based on the query results. The URL for this query is:
https://api.ror.org/organizations?query=This is example uses Twitter typeahead.js and jQuery, however, it can be created using a variety of typeahead plugins, including those for specific JS frameworks.
Use ROR to capture the the “top level” organization (ex: University of Wisconsin-Madison). If you also need to capture department, college or other sub-unit information, provide a separate free-text field.
Consider populating other fields in your form automatically, using data from the ROR record selected by the user. See the list of ROR record fields in ROR data structure