UGRF 13th Call For Proposals

The Office of Research, Innovation and Development (ORID) is pleased to announce the 13th 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 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 find attached the UGRF Grant Application Guide and UGRF Budget Guidance Notes to facilitate the preparation of your application. 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 (13th Call)

2. UGRF Equipment Profile Form (13th Call)

3. UGRF Ethical Clearance Assurance Form

4. UGRF Budget Justification Form (13th Call)



The Online Research Grant Application System will be available until 5:00 PM ON WEDNESDAY 22ND APRIL, 2020.

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 this link:

UGRF 13TH CALL FOR PROPOSALS Applicant Feedback/Issues Form


Any questions on this opportunity should be addressed by email to proposalsubmission@ug.edu.gh