Upcoming Training Opportunity July 2022

Dear Research Administrators,

We wanted to take a moment to let you know about an upcoming training opportunity in July. Please see below for session details and how to register.

Financial Award Management II: Analyzing Cost Principles

Date/Time/Format: July 11th, 2022 /1:30pm- 3:30pm / Live Virtual Training

Description: This course incorporates activities and case studies to help participants think through complex questions regarding allowability of costs on federal awards and how non-compliance with cost principles can lead to audit findings. We will also consider how internal controls plays a role in ensuring cost principles are applied when charging federal awards. Activities include budget analysis, allowability Q&A, and an audit case study.
Learning Objectives:
  • Apply cost principles to ensure responsible spending
  • Identify and interpret appropriate policies and guidelines to ensure expenditure compliance
  • Anticipate problematic costs to prevent audit findings

Audience: Research Administrators
Pre-Requisites: We strongly recommend Cost Principles and Direct Costs on Sponsored Awards (University-wide) for participants. Please note, this course is not foundational and achieving objectives is based on participation.

Registration: Please register through the Harvard Training Portal.