NGMA is holding a local training and networking opportunity in Washington, DC on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. The training is FREE to members and non-members.
Come learn about NGMA, attend a great session on grant accomplishments and future updates from OMB, and learn about discretionary grants administration from a Department of Education representative. NGMA members (and prospective members) are encouraged to join us in between the morning and afternoon session for a chapter development meeting from 12pm — 1pm.
LIMITED SEATING – REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Participants who attend the full training can earn 2 CPEs in the field of Specialized Knowledge.
TWO Sessions to choose from:
9am – 12pm or
1:30pm – 4:30pm
We are anticipating a large attendance.
Please join us in the morning or in the repeat afternoon session. We have a maximum capacity of 300 attendees per session.
Chapter Development Meeting 12pm – 1pm
All members and prospective members are welcome to attend!
If you are unable to attend, please let Michelle know as soon as possible as seating is limited. Substitutions are allowed. For additional information regarding cancellations or other program concerns, please contact Michelle Hannon at email@example.com or (202) 308-9443. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints, please contact NGMA’s Executive Director, Shelly Slebrch at firstname.lastname@example.org or (703) 909-0004.
University of the District of Columbia
Student Center Ballroom
4200 Connecticut Ave. N.W.
Washington DC, 20008
Metro Rail Directions
Take the Red Line to Van-Ness-UDC station
Metro Bus Directions
The following bus routes go to UDC:
H2 – Crosstown Line
L1 – Connecticut Avenue Line
L2 – Connecticut Avenue Line
Take I-495 beltway exit 33 MD-185 s Connecticut Ave towards Chevy Chase continue around roundabout take 4th exit continue on Connecticut Ave then turn right on Van Ness 4.6 miles
Take I-295 North towards DC take 14th Street bridge turn left on I Street then turn right on Connecticut Ave continue on Connecticut Ave then turn left on Van Ness 3.9 miles
Guest/Visitors may access the Van Ness Campus Garage and will be subject to paying the daily parking rates.
Drive into the Van Ness Parking Garage from Van Ness St. ONLY and collect a ticket at the entrance.
Keep ticket in possession after park your car
When you wish to exit the garage, go to a Pay Station at either the Plaza Deck Elevator Lobby on the Breezeway OR the B level garage near the Auditorium.
Insert ticket into the Pay Station and pay the displayed amount. (Credit/Debit cards and Cash are accepted).
Grants Update-Recent Accomplishments and Future Priorities, Maribel Langas Miller, Financial Management Leadership Fellow, Office of Management and Budget
In March 2017, the administration introduced a new Presidential Management Agenda (PMA) that emphasizes efficiency, effectiveness, and accountability with greater focus on mission achievement and reduced regulatory burden. Learn about the grant community’s recent accomplishments and help inform future priorities to meet the PMA.
Discretionary Grants Administration, Otis Wilson,Team Lead, Grants Administration, Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education
This session is designed to provide participants with an overview of how to responsibly administer an ED discretionary grant project. During the session, the audience will learn the fundamentals of managing their budgets and the value of working together with ED Staff in order to achieve successful project outcomes. Highlighted in this discussion will be common audit exceptions, making project revisions and ED’s financial and performance monitoring policies with respect to the Uniform Guidance and EDGAR as applicable.
National Grants Management Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual course for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.