Understanding the OMB’s Uniform Grants Guidance

  • Start: August 3, 2022 2:00 pm
  • End: August 3, 2022 4:00 pm

This is the easy-to-understand guide to the Office of Management and Budget’s Uniform Grants Guidance that you wanted!  Learn about the key requirements of the Uniform Guidance when you participate in this special, two-hour webinar on August 3, 2022, at 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time.  Register today to make sure that your organization remains up-to-date with Federal grants management requirements. 

The Uniform Grants Guidance (also known as the “OMB Super Circular”) contains the basic rules for managing Federal grants and subawards.  These rules have evolved over time, and the Office of Budget and Management completed a comprehensive overhaul of the Uniform Guidance while most grant-funded organizations were still adapting to the pandemic.  Make sure that you understand current requirements and are in compliance with the updated Uniform Guidance.  The “Understanding the OMB’s Uniform Grants Guidance” webinar will not only explain the major changes to the Uniform Guidance but will also cover important compliance requirements.  By participating in this special two-hour training, you will learn what you (and your organization) need to know to comply with the Uniform Guidance.  During the webinar, you will learn about pre-award considerations, key definitions, post-award requirements (including fiscal management, recordkeeping, property management, and procurement), and the cost principles.  Make your plans today to join your fellow grants management professionals at 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time on August 3, 2022, for “Understanding the OMB’s Uniform Grants Guidance.”




“Understanding the OMB’s Uniform Grants Guidance” will explain the Uniform Guidance’s major requirements to help you ensure that your organization is in compliance with current grants management rules.  The topics to be discussed during the two-hour webinar include the following:

  • Important Uniform Grants Guidance terminology (including new and revised definitions);
  • Pre-award considerations under the Uniform Guidance;
  • Enhanced risk management and grant-making requirements for funding sources;
  • Fiscal management requirements for grantees and subrecipients;
  • Recordkeeping requirements and exceptions;
  • Basic rules for managing grant-funded property;
  • Changes to the procurement standards (including methods of procurement);
  • Expansion of the de minimis indirect cost rate and other changes affecting indirect costs;
  • New grounds for termination and related provisions;
  • Closeouts and subsequent adjustments; and,
  • General cost principles and rules for allowability.

You will learn about these important topics and more as part of this overview of the revised Uniform Grants Guidance.  In addition, you will also have the opportunity to ask your individual questions about the Uniform Guidance’s requirements during the live webinar.


Join your grants management colleagues for “Understanding the OMB’s Uniform Grants Guidance” on Wednesday, August 3, 2022.  This live event will start at 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (1:00 pm Central Daylight Time, 12:00 pm Mountain Daylight Time, and 11:00 am Pacific Daylight Time).  The webinar is scheduled to last two hours.  All paid registrants for the live webinar will also receive access to an on-demand recording for 30 days.


By taking part in “Understanding the OMB’s Uniform Grants Guidance,” you will learn about the Office of Management and Budget’s grants management rules.  After attending the webinar, you will be able to identify major changes to the Uniform Guidance and list the current, key compliance and performance requirements for grant-funded organizations.


This two-hour webinar will explain the fundamentals of the present version of the OMB Uniform Guidance for both new and experienced grants management professionals.  There are no prerequisites for attending and no advance preparation is required.  The experience level for this webinar is overview.


R. Brian Tipton is a practicing attorney with more than two decades of experience working with nonprofits, governmental units, and other grant-funded organizations across the United States.  Currently, Brian is Managing Director with Tipton KPCL Law, in Atlanta, where he heads the firm’s tax-exempt and grant-funded solutions practice.  He is a summa cum laude graduate of the Louisiana State University and the Cumberland School of Law of Samford University.  Brian regularly represents grant-funded entities of all types in the areas of regulatory compliance, audits, funding source disputes, administrative appeals, and litigation.  Brian also consults with organizations on governance, human resources, programmatic, and corporate matters, and develops and presents training programs for nonprofits and grant-funded organizations.

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BONUS:  All paid registrants will receive free access for 30 days to an on-demand recording of the live event.