Contract Sponsor


Name of the organization that sponsored the work described in an article


Best Practice: If an acronym for the contract sponsor is available, insert it before the number. The full name of the contract sponsor can be captured in the <contract-sponsor> element.


content-type Type of Content
id Identifier
rid Reference to an Identifier
xlink:actuate Actuating the Link
xlink:href Href (Linking Mechanism)
xlink:role Role of the Link
xlink:show Showing the Link
xlink:title Title of the Link
xlink:type Type of Link
xmlns:xlink XLink Namespace Declaration

Model Information

Content Model

<!ELEMENT  contract-sponsor
                        (#PCDATA %contract-sponsor-elements;)*       >


Any combination of:

This element may be contained in:

<article-meta> Article Metadata; <p> Paragraph

Tagged Example

<contract-num>NSF DBI-0317510</contract-num>
<contract-sponsor>ARDA AQUAINT</contract-sponsor>
<p>... Part of the research at Stanford was supported by NIH GM61374.
The Berkeley portion of this research was supported by NSF DBI-0317510,
an ARDA AQUAINT contract, and a gift from Genentech Corp.</p>