Equipment and supplies
Research equipment and supplies. See the table in the notes below for additional information regarding eligible and non-eligible expenses for stationery and office supplies.1
Travel costs to visit manufacturers to select major equipment purchases.
Transportation costs for purchased equipment.
Extended warranty for equipment.
Brokerage and customs charges for the importation of equipment and supplies.
The costs of training staff to use equipment or a specialized facility.
Maintenance and operating costs of equipment and vehicles used for agency-supported research.
All eligible items must be purchased and paid for before the project end date; delivery of items can be made after.
- For computers and electronic communications, refer to the section titled Computers and Electronic Communications.
- (1) Table regarding eligible and non-eligible expenses for stationery and office supplies.