Course Details

Applying for Research Grants - Financial Guidance (Pre Award)

Event Description


14 June 2017


2.00 pm - 4.00 pm


Main Site Tower, OG/010



This ‘Pre Award’ half day training session is delivered jointly by the three Faculty Finance (Research) teams.

This training session will focus on research grants pre award aspects including Full Economic Costing, pFACT costing tool, pricing, budget setting, authorisation framework, submission of applications, contract negotiation and grant set up.

Outcomes to include an understanding of:

• University grant processes;

• Costing projects and understanding project viability;

• Completing and submitting grant applications;

• Application approval;

• Updating University systems and records;

• Reviewing offers of funding;

• Approval of awards;

• Setting up financial accounting records for research grants and agreeing budgets;

Aims/Aimed at

Who should attend? Principal Investigators, co-investigators, researchers, staff involved in submission of research grant proposals

Booking Information

Register for a course via Queen's Online: - under services, select Administration, then Employment details and click on iTrent Self Service.

Booking URL: Queen's Online
New Course: Yes
Course Type(s): Finance
Staff Categories: All Staff
Keywords: Grants, costing, pricing, budget

Course Contact Details

Name: Finance Skills Training
Telephone: 3020