Creating Your Grant’s Budget

i-WmdxgtG-SThe links below contain helpful guidance in developing your project budget. Another good resource is your department budget manager. The budget form required for each grant application is generally found on a funder’s website or embedded within the on-line application.



The Foundation Center

NIH Developing your Budget 

Foundation Budget Template (download)

Federal Budget Worksheet (download)

SPU Fringe Benefits Rates


SPU requires that all proposals include the maximum indirect cost recovery allowed by the funding agency.