Thompson Grants a division of CBIS


Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Webinar Details

Subject: Post-award

Prerequisites: None

Recommended Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge and Applications

Program Knowledge Level: Basic

Advanced Preparation: None

Duration: 90 minutes

Location: Your office or conference room, per telephone connection

Course Description:

Under Uniform Grant Guidance, the way you meet reporting and certification requirements has a direct—and lasting—impact on your access to funding. That’s because federal agencies and pass-through entities are using this information to evaluate both risk and performance.

Grant-seekers must comply with all the different certifications and reports required as well as the deadlines that apply. The extra challenge is that it’s not enough to comply: the reports you submit must accurately demonstrate your compliance.

Here’s how to do it.

Register now for Reporting & Certification Requirements Under the Uniform Grant Guidance.

In this 90-minute webinar, grants expert Sandra Swab alerts you to how today’s reporting and certification requirements affect federal funding. You’ll discover the role of government-wide data repositories, and how funding agencies and pass-through entities are using reports to evaluate applicants’ potential risk and performance. You’ll also learn how to respond to reporting remedies required by a federal award.

Learn how to comply and monitor compliance. You’ll gain insights on using resources so that reporting is not a burden. You’ll get expert guidance on how to submit reports on time and ensure that they accurately reflect compliance. Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now for the know-how to keep reporting and certification requirements from having a negative impact on your federal funding, including:

  • A clear understanding of reporting requirements under the Uniform Guidance
  • What certifications are required
  • How reporting can affect risk and performance evaluations by federal agencies and pass-through entities
  • The interplay between the government-wide data repositories and report and certification submissions
  • Remedies used by funding organizations
  • How recipients can respond to reporting remedies required by a federal award

Remember, the way you handle reporting and certification will have a direct impact on how you’re evaluated for both risk and performance. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn what it takes to stay compliant and demonstrate compliance so you can keep your access to vital federal funding.

Register now for Reporting & Certification Requirements Under the Uniform Grant Guidance.

Who Will Benefit

This webinar is of value to nonprofit organizations, state and local governments, academic organizations and other organizations that receive federal grant funds.


Sandra Swab

Sandra Swab is a leading independent consultant focusing on grants, data standards and performance measurement.  She most recently retired from the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board where she served as its Data Manager and Senior Advisor for Grants, Performance and Data Standards.  She has also worked as a senior manager at KPMG and SiloSmashers after having worked at the Office of Management and Budget as a Senior Policy Analyst in the Office of Federal Financial Management. She has over 30 years of government experience in grants, finance and program management.

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