Guidance for study budget development is available in the Penn Manual. The following tip sheet and example budget are provided to assist in developing a comprehensive study budget.

  1. Budget Preparation Tip Sheet
  2. Sponsored Industry Clinical Trial Standardized Budget Template
  3. Inpatient Per Diem Rates for Clinical Research

Template Instructions

  1. The first page of the workbook collects basic information about the study, then provides a preformatted spreadsheet for capturing visit-related study expenses.
  2. The second page captures non-visit related expenses. A list of typical non-visit related expenses is provided but should be modified by the user.

OCR Assistance

The OCR is available to assist users in developing an internal study budget. For questions or support, contact the OCR at psom-ocr@pobox.upenn.edu or (215) 662-4484.