Funding Details
The NRPU grant awards will be made to the host higher education institution of the lead academic – faculty – associated with the project, and administered through the appropriate ORIC on campus. The project budget can finance the following activities;

  • Salaries for PI and co-PIs based on the amount of time spent on the project
  • Stipends for Bachelor's, Master's, doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars to help in proposed research activities as per scope of the project
  • Travel to national and international conference/workshop to present research results obtained and to support the proposed research
  • Fee for Open Access Journals for disseminating research results obtained
  • Equipment purchase and maintenance as appropriate and approved to conduct the proposed research
  • Purchase of Research supplies necessary to conduct the proposed research
  • University Overhead is permissible to support admin cost and research support