Uniform Guidance- Back to Basics (In Partnership with Thompson Grants)

Webinar • Tuesday, September 25, 2018 • 1:00- 2:30 PM ET | Qualifies for 1.5 CPE and GPCI CEU credits


Knowing the requirements in the uniform guidance regulations is vital, but it’s not enough to mitigate the risk of audit findings.

You must also understand the practical impact these regulations have on your real-world grants management. That means knowing how to properly apply those rules to every phase of grants management, from pre-award through post-award and closeout.

This webinar is designed to amplify your regulatory knowledge with practical perspective so you can strengthen control systems and decision-making throughout the grants lifecycle, while providing you with a basic understanding of OMB's uniform guidance.

Register now for Uniform Guidance – Back to Basics.

Elizabeth Gombash is a nationally recognized authority on grant writing and management. In this 90-minute webinar, she will take you “back to the basics” of OMB's uniform guidance, explaining practical ways to effectively apply regulations during all phases of the grants lifecycle.

Strong control systems and good decisions. You will gain a basic understanding of the uniform guidance and learn how to plan and implement grants strategically. You will also learn ways to apply the regulations to mitigate the risk of audit findings. Plus, you will have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now to increase your regulatory—and practical—knowledge of how the uniform guidance impacts the entire grant lifecycle.

The webinar will address the following:

  • Overview: What are the major similarities and differences between the uniform guidance (2 CFR 200) and previous OMB regulations?
  • The pre-award phase: How does the uniform guidance apply to proposal development and submission?
  • The award phase: What is the uniform guidance's impact on proposal processing, review and recommendation?
  • The post-award phase: What are grantee responsibilities for performance and project management compliance? What are the potential consequences of non-compliance?
  • Key issues: What are recurring challenges that grants professionals face with the uniform guidance?

Remember, even if you have extensive knowledge of the uniform guidance, Elizabeth Gombash's expert knowledge and this webinar’s practical focus will give you an extra edge in applying these regulations at your organization or institution.

Register now for Uniform Guidance – Back to Basics.

Meet Your Webinar Leader

Elizabeth Gombash is the CEO/Managing Member of G Team Communication, LLC, an education consulting company that provides grant lifecycle support services to higher education clients. In addition to grant writing and strategic concept development, Ms. Gombash specializes in developing institutional grants management capacity to keep pace with evolving funder regulations and interpretations relating to internal control systems and compliance. She is a nationally recognized authority in grant writing and grants management, rooted in over 30 years of practical experience applying funder regulations, rules, and policies, most recently having retired as Associate Vice President of Strategic Grants Planning and Development at Seminole State College of Florida, and also having worked as a federal grants management specialist. Grants written by Ms. Gombash have been funded for over $164 million by numerous federal, state, and private sources, including grants from the U.S. Department of Education, the National Science Foundation, and the Health Resources and Services Administration. She has maintained an average annual funding rate of approximately 75% throughout her career. She has delivered numerous training workshops and conference presentations around the country, and written articles for professional publications. Ms. Gombash has served as a director on the national boards for the National Grants Management Association and the Council for Resource Development, and currently serves on Thompson Grants’ Editorial Advisory Board.

Who Should Attend

This webinar is of value to federal grant recipients, new federal agency program managers and companies that provide pre-award or post-award services involving federal grants. Attendees who will benefit most include:

  • Grant writers
  • Grant administrators
  • Grant managers
  • Grant project directors
  • Grant support staff

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