Current Research Rates
The full cost rates for research conducted at Lindcove REC for 2019-2020 have been approved. LREC is able to offer 57% funding for UC Research projects. Non-UC research projects are charged the full cost plus a Non-University fee of 33.7% to cover indirect costs.
PER ACRE: FULL COST PER ACRE = $3,584.15
NON-UC RESEARCH COST PER ACRE = $4,792.01
UC-LED RESEARCH COST PER ACRE (UC ANR Funded Down 67%) = $1,118.92
PACK LINE USE HOURS: FULL COST PER HR = $59.14
NON-UC RESEARCH COST PER HR = $79.07
UC-LED RESEARCH COST PER HR (ANR Funded Down 61%) = $23.00
FIELD/LAB LABOR HOURS: FULL COST PER LABOR HR = $38.41
NON-UC RESEARCH COST PER LABOR HR = $51.35
UC-LED RESEARCH COST PER LABOR HR (ANR Funded Down 43%)= $23.00
Proposals may be submitted into to the REC Manage System via the Lindcove REC (http://lrec.ucanr.edu/Research/Submitting_a_Proposal).
The Center’s Research Advisory Committee will evaluate the proposed research and extension for scientific merit, regional appropriateness, and ability of Lindcove REC to provide the requested service. Researchers will receive by email a letter of acceptance if the project is approved for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. Projects not approved will receive a detailed explanation of the reason for denial from the Center Director.
For help with submitting a proposal: Jasmin Del Toro, email@example.com
For questions about the research proposal process/research opportunities at Lindcove REC: Elizabeth Grafton-Cardwell, Center Director, firstname.lastname@example.org or Kurt Schmidt, Superintendent, email@example.com