OMB Uniform Guidance: What has changed?

Now is the time to act if you have not yet analyzed the impact of the OMB Uniform Grant guidance on the administration of your federal awards.

The new rules took effect with federal awards made after December 26, 2014, including additional funding increments to existing awards. Some of the necessary policy changes will take time to research and implement, but may offer streamlined processes and potential cost savings. Mitigate any potential risk to your programs and understand the impact on your budget by assessing the impact of these changes today. Here are some resources and tools to get you started:

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Steps for creating an OMB Uniform Grant Guidance implementation roadmap

Many organizations receiving federal awards are still assessing the impact the OMB uniform guidance will have on them. With the effective date looming, now is the time to assess the changes necessary to obtain compliance and determine a plan of action. To help you get started, we have developed a checklist of important steps you should take and key items to consider along the way.

Baker Tilly grant reform specialists are here to help. From offering technical assistance along the way to serving as your project manager for implementation, we can tailor services to meet your needs.

For more information on this topic, or to learn how Baker Tilly grant reform specialists can help, contact our team.