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5.3 Applying for costs on a grant

The following section provides information on requesting costs on a grant proposal including which fund headings they should be associated with. The section is broken down by the types of cost you may be applying for i.e staff (including Investigators, Researchers, Associated Students etc), Travel & Subsistence, Equipment, Other Costs (Directly Incurred or Directly Allocated), Indirect and Estates,

All costings should be at current prices, with no allowance for inflation.  An allowance for inflation maybe included if a grant is awarded.

The funds awarded will include any costs in respect of VAT, or other taxes, payable on the purchase of goods and services by the Research Organisation or assessed as due on the work carried out. No additional payments will be made in respect of such taxes. All monetary values referred to in this handbook are inclusive of VAT, and other taxes, unless otherwise stated.

Last updated: 21 January 2019


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