Budget Monitoring under the Uniform Guidance

Friday, May 13, 2022
Webcast or Webinar, Online
10:00AM - 11:54AM (opens at 9:30 AM) EST
2Credits
Technical Business

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Members
$79.00 Regular Price
Non-Members
$109.00 Regular Price
Course Type: Webcast
Course Code: 22/AC490413
Level: Basic
Vendor: ACPEN
Field of Study: Accounting (Governmental)

Overview:

We will cover the steps for preparing a Federal grant application budget and budget narrative.  We will go through a complete, sample application budget that includes the SF 424 summary, detailed backup for each line items budgeted, and the associated budget narrative. The session will include best practices in the development of a budget as well as monitoring tools.

Objectives:

  • Obtain practical skills in preparing an application budget that complies with the Uniform Guidance.
  • Understand the importance and usage of the budget narrative.
  • Improve knowledge regarding different monitoring tools once the grant budget is awarded.
  • Recognizing that the preparation of monthly draws must be based on sufficient documentation as they are subject to the False Claims Act.
  • Understanding work-flow relationships between budgeting, monitoring and submitting requests for reimbursements.

Major Topics:

  • Preparing a grant or cooperative agreement budget
  • Monitoring tools such as budget versus actual
  • Integrating draws or invoices into budget monitoring

Major Topics:

  • Preparing a grant or cooperative agreement budget
  • Monitoring tools such as budget versus actual
  • Integrating draws or invoices into budget monitoring

Designed For:

Designed for licensed CPAs, grant accountants, program managers, grant writers, CFO, Director of Finance and Administration, principal investigators, grant consultants, grant administrators within a non-profit, institute of higher education, state or local municipal government, hospitals or commercial entities with Federal grants.

Prerequisties:

None