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REVISING YOUR POLICIES FOR A STANDARD EMERGENCY POLICY FRAMEWORK

Webinar • Thursday, May 14, 2020 • 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET

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Prerequisites: None

Recommended Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge and Applications

Program Knowledge Level: Basic

Advanced Preparation: None

If you receive or manage federal funding, chances are your grant policies will need to be revised.

For starters, OMB has proposed uniform guidance revisions. Many of the requirements would also tie in new ways to CAP Goal #8, Results-Oriented Accountability for Grants. Plus, OMB’s issuance of exceptions for the COVID-19 emergency raises questions about where new SOPs may be needed.

Remember, many of the coming changes will have implementation deadlines. Prepare now with expert help on what policies you may need to revise—and how long it will take.

Register now for Revising Your Policies for a Standard Emergency Policy Framework.

In this 90-minute webinar, grant expert Sandra Swab helps you determine if policies and procedures must be revised to align with the Uniform Guidance revisions OMB proposed in January. You’ll also get help deterring how long it will take to make changes and what time-related deadlines may apply.

Plus: determine if you need to create SOPs for managing grants during emergencies or when exceptions are issued by OMB and agencies, as has happened during the COVID-19 crisis. Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now to take the guesswork out of whether your policies and procedures need revising, including:

  • Why specified sections were proposed for revision
  • What statutory requirements the revised guidance addresses
  • How revisions are done in conjunction with the President’s Management Agenda (PMA)—CAP Goal #8
  • What existing sections of the Uniform Guidance require clarification
  • The need to have defined policies for grants that may have exceptions during emergency situations
  • How to maintain documentation and manage grants with specific emergency timeframes

You’ll come away from this webinar ready to adapt your policies for the impact of OMB revisions and how they tie to CAP Goal #8 and Results-Oriented Accountability for Grants and the need for an emergency policy framework.                          

Register now for Revising Your Policies for a Standard Emergency Policy Framework.

Who Will Benefit:

This webinar is of value to all organizations that receive or manage federal funding. Attendees at all levels of the organization will benefit, including:

  • Grant managers
  • Administrators
  • Specialists
  • Program Managers
  • Support Personnel

YOUR EXPERT(S):

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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