details of Scottish Funding Council Covid-19 payment

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Dear University of Edinburgh,

Please could you provide details of the Scottish Government additional funding administered by the Scottish Funding Council in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, including (a) the total amount awarded to UoE in research capital funding and (b) a breakdown of where the funding will be allocated, and where available, how it has been spent.

Yours faithfully,

C Wayland

Records Management, University of Edinburgh

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