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Capital Area (DC/MD/VA) FREE Grants Training

Tuesday, July 25

Free

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!

REGISTER TODAY!

Morning Session
8:30am – 9am: Registration
9am – 9:45am: Welcome & Introduction to NGMA, Shelly Slebrch, Executive Director, NGMA
9:45am – 10:45am: Discretionary Grants Administration, Otis Wilson, Team Lead, Grants Administration, Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education
10:45am – 11am: Break
11am – 12pm: Grants Update-Recent Accomplishments and Future Priorities, Maribel Langas Miller, Financial Management Leadership Fellow, Office of Management and Budget

Afternoon Session
1pm – 1:30pm: Registration
1:30pm – 2:15pm: Welcome & Introduction to NGMA, Shelly Slebrch, Executive Director, NGMA
2:15pm – 3:15pm: Grants Update – Recent Accomplishments and Future Priorities, Maribel Langas Miller, Financial Management Leadership Fellow, Office of Management and Budget
3:15pm – 3:30pm: Break
3:30pm – 4:30pm: Discretionary Grants Administration, Otis Wilson, Team Lead, Grants Administration, Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education

Additional Information:

Varies by Session
Grant Professionals, including Grant Specialists, Grant Administrators, Grant Managers, Program Officers, Grant Officers, Auditors
Varies by Session
Varies by Session
Group Live
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 michelle@ngma.org or (202) 308-9443.  For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints, please contact NGMA’s Executive Director, Shelly Slebrch at shelly@ngma.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

Driving Directions

From Maryland:

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

From Virginia:

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

Parking Directions

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).

0-30 Minutes: Free
30 Minutes-1 Hour: $5
1-3 Hours: $8
3-6 Hours: $12
6-24 Hours: $20

 

Program Descriptions

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.


CPE-transparentNational 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.

Details

Date:
Tuesday, July 25
Cost:
Free
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Venue

University of the District of Columbia
4200 Connecticut Ave. N.W.
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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