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Metadata in the Funding section

  • *Funding type: The type of funding, either award, contract, grant, or salary-award
    • Award: Peer-reviewed funding providing direct research costs through competitions. Discussion

    • Contract: Works commissioned by external public agencies or industry building on research expertise and aimed at deliverables. Include research contracts awarded by federal agencies for both direct and indirect costs, and honoraria. Discussion

    • Grant: Peer-reviewed funding providing direct research costs through competitions. Discussion

    • Salary award: A competitive, peer-reviewed award that is paid as salary to the awardee/faculty member.

  • Funding subtype

  • *Title of funded project: The title of the project that was funded

  • Translated title: If the project has an additional title in another language it should be recorded here. This is only displayed if you have added a translated title

  • Language of this title: The language of the translated title. This is only displayed if you have added a translated title

  • Description: A description or abstract of the funded project

  • Total funded amount: The amount of money that was award to the project and the currency it was awarded in. If the project received multiple funding awards, each should be entered as separate funding items

  • Start date: The date funding became available. You can enter month and year or just year

  • End date: The date when the funding ended or will end. You can enter month and year or just year

  • Role: Your role in this funding. The options are “Lead” and “Co lead” for individuals who applied for and received the funding, “Supported by” for individuals employed by the funding, or “Other” contribution

  • *Funding agency name: The name of the organization that awarded the funding. As you start typing, a list of suggestions will pop up. Select the funding agency from the list, and it will automatically populate other fields about the agency

  • *Funding agency city: The city where the funding agency is based

  • Funding agency region: The state, province or other region where the funding agency is based

  • *Funding agency country: The country where the funding agency is based

  • Grant/Contract/Award Number: An identifier assigned by the funding agency to identify this funding award.

  • Identifier relationship: Self or part of: Information about if the identifier applies to the funding award itself, or if the funding is part of a larger funding award

  • Grant/Contract/Award URL: A link to information about the funding award

  • Alternate URL: Additional links to the funding award or a link to the project that was supported by the funding.


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