Research Grants

The Research Grants section provides post-award research grant administration and support.

About Us

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Information on the Research Grants Section.

IT Systems

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Finance systems for Researchers.

Managing Your Research Project

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Information and resources to help you manage your grant once it has been awarded.

Research Team Service Standards

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The Research Grants Team aims to provide full post award grant management service to the University and its funders.

Events & Learning

A list of upcoming events, including learning lunches, workshops, funder visits, briefings and roundtables.

Research Project VAT Checking

Do you have trouble working out the VAT status of a research project? We have a new web-based system for checking VAT on a research project. The system is known as the Research Liability Tool (RLT) and has been developed by KPMG as a guide to determining the correct VAT status of a research project.

Funders T&Cs

This section provides access to post award funding guides for the main funders of academic research at The University of Edinburgh.

FAQs & Glossary

Frequently asked questions and commonly used finance jargon.