Basic Procurement Rules and Requirements in Federal Programs
The allowability of federal expenditures is one of the more common but complex issues that grant personnel face. This presentation will provide participants with the knowledge to avoid disallowances by ensuring that all federal grant expenditures are consistent with the UGG’s Part 200 cost principles and selected items of cost. It will also provide an overview of the required grants management system requirements that must be in place to ensure costs are tracked and documented in an allowable manner. This includes a compliant and well documented financial management system, procurement system and inventory management system.
Who Will Benefit?
This webinar is of value to all federal granting agencies, federal grant recipients, and everyone who works with federal grants, including:
- Grant and program administrators
- Grant program staff
- State, district and school personnel
- Program monitors
What Will You Learn?
By the end of the webinar, attendees will:
- Understanding which procurement requirements apply to different types of non-federal entities.
- Learning the rules regarding written procedures for procurement, conflict of interests, and gratuities.
- Know what situations are considered to be restricting free and open competition.
- Discuss the different federal procurement thresholds.
- Learn which contract provisions are required for federally-funded contracts.
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