12th Call for Proposals for UG Research Grants

The Office of Research, Innovation and Development (ORID) is pleased to announce the 12th 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: grant.ug.edu.gh.

Please take note that you are required to log in using your UG username credentials and password (e.g. maakaaabah without the @ug.edu.gh)

To facilitate the application process, please download the UGRF Grant Application Guide, UGRF Approval Guide for Heads of Units 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 (12th Call)
  2. UGRF Equipment Profile Form (12th Call)
  3. UGRF Ethical Clearance Assurance Form
  4. UGRF Budget Justification Form (12th Call)


The Online Research Grant Application System will be available until 11:59 PM ON WEDNESDAY 1ST MAY, 2019.

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 proposalsubmission@ug.edu.gh.