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Apply for a grant

To benefit from one of the 30 available grants worth £2,500 each, you will need to:

Application Process:

  1. Complete the Grant Application form and obtain 3 competitive quotes 
  2. Submit an electronic version of the completed grant application and the 3 quotes to Aston University for approval (due to the small amount of grants available you may be questioned further or asked for more details to help the board make a decision) 
  3. The approval board will then review the grant application
  4. Aston University will communicate the outcome of your application
  5. If your application is approved, the project can commence (to be completed within 1-3 months)
  6. Pay the supplier in full against the invoices sent to you
  7. Submit requested evidence to Aston University to claim for the £2,500 grant (supplier invoice, bank statement and invoice to Aston University for the value of the grant)
  8. Payment of the grant from Aston University  

Please note, we offer 1-to-1 support and assistance with grant applications (please note this does not include completing the application on your behalf). Please email diversesupplychains@aston.ac.uk for more information.