Advanced Concepts in the Uniform Grants Guidance
Geared toward the more seasoned and experienced administrators who are familiar with the basics of the federal grant administrative rules in the Uniform Grant Guidance (UGG) or those that just completed the Introduction to the UGG training, this virtual training will focus on hot topics and major findings under 2 CFR Part 200 – Uniform Administrative Cost Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (the Uniform Guidance, or UGG).
This advanced level review will focus on the principles behind testing internal controls, charging indirect costs, time and effort documentation flexibility, procurement flexibilities, subrecipient monitoring, and audit pitfalls. This virtual training will also provide a discussion of recent changes to the Uniform Grants Guidance (UGG), effective November 12, 2020, in particular the Office of Management and Budget’s technical revisions, updated FAQs, flexibility memoranda, and other new guidance.
Who Will Benefit?
This webinar is of value to all federal granting agencies, federal grant recipients, and everyone who works with federal grants, including:
- Federal grant administrators at all NFEs including state and local governments, school districts, non-profits, institutions of higher education, etc.
- Federal grant fiscal and program monitors
What Will You Learn?
Attendees will learn:
- Appreciate the impact of the OMB revisions to the administration of grants;
- Learn the flexibility available with respect to procurement requirements for non-federal entities;
- Understand monitoring and auditing common audit pitfalls and how to avoid them; and
- Learn best practices on how to management federal grants in a compliant manner.
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