Call for Proposals: University of Ghana Research Fund

Starting February 21, 2018 - Ending February 21, 2019
The Office of Research, Innovation and Development (ORID) is pleased to announce the 11th Call for Proposals for UG Research Grants with support from the University of Ghana Research Fund (UGRF).  The following grant categories are available:  
  • EARLY CAREER GRANTS (up to GHC 7,500);
  • MID-CAREER GRANTS (up to GHC 40,000); and
Grant applications must be made via the UG-InfoEd Online Application System at: 
Please take note that you are required to log in using your UG email address and password (e.g. maakaaabah without the
To facilitate the application process, please find attached the UGRF Grant Application Guide and UGRF Budget Guidance Notes to aid you as you put together your application. Kindly take note that paper submissions will not be accepted.
The following documents are required to be downloaded, completed and uploaded as part of the grant application:
  1. UGRF Work/Implementation Plan Template (11th Call)
  2. UGRF Equipment Profile Form (11th Call)
  3. UGRF Ethical Clearance Assurance Form
  4. UGRF Budget Justification Form (11th Call)
Full details of this call for proposals is available on the ORID website at
The Online Research Grant Application System will be available until 11:59 PM ON MONDAY 16TH APRIL, 2018.
NB: Applicants are encouraged to read the attached Call, UGRF Grant Application Guide and UGRF Budget Guidance Notes before starting the application.
All complaints regarding the application process must be directed to ORID using the link below:
Any questions on this opportunity should be addressed by email to