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Grants Management: Keys to Spending & Documentation Rule Compliance


Live Webinar Recording

Recording Price: $199.00

(Includes Proprietary Materials)

Mismanagement of federal grant money can cause government organizations to suffer severe consequences, yet many grantees are often confused by the rules. It is critical that your organization avoid severe consequences by properly following the spending and documentation rules. Join us for this 60-minute webinar where you and your colleagues will learn:

  • Key strategies for complying with all federal cost principles
  • What you can and cannot do with your federal grant money in 2015
  • Common mistakes to avoid that will result in costly penalties
  • Recordkeeping & documentation rules you need to stay compliant

Program Highlights

  • Documenting Federal Grant Expenditures: Do's and Don'ts for Compliance

    • Government funds spending rules: What applies and what does not
    • Must have documentation you need to stay compliant in 2015
    • Cost principles all grant managers need to follow and obey
    • How to follow explicit and implicit documentation rules
  • What Auditors Want To See And How To Successfully Deliver

    • Potential consequences of noncompliance with U.S. Grant Agreements
    • Specific items that should always be on your radar
    • Keys to carefully handle an audit and limit its impact
  • Grants Management Errors: Avoid Common Mistakes & Severe Consequences

    • Maintaining your grant dollars: Rules and regulations you need to know
    • Lessons learned from the mistakes of others: Bulletproof your actions
    • Specific examples of items that are poorly documented & penalized
  • Live Question and Answer Section - Have your specific Grants Management questions answered!

About The Speaker

W. Scott Erwin, CGFM, CRA is an active member of many professional organizations including AGA, NACUBO, SACUBO, TASSCUBO, NCURA, NACAS, SRA and FDP. He is a frequent speaker at many regional and national meetings and Grant and Contract Management consultant. His sponsored program administration experience includes proposal approvals, policy and procedure modifications, contract negotiation, accounting and reporting, sub-awards, receivables management, IRB-IACUC protocols, export controls, effort reporting, award closeout and facilities and administration rate proposals and negotiation.

  • He helps government agencies and professionals on preparing financial and related reports; managing grants and awards; dealing with compliance issues, grants management, including preparation, review, and submittal of proposals; negotiation and acceptance of grants; post-award financial and administrative management; closeout and audit; and relevant compliance issues.

Program Benefits

This highly-informational, 60-minute webinar will provide you with the best strategies for complying with all federal cost principles to ensure your funds are being used according to current government spending and documentation regulations.