Grants Management Body of Knowledge Training


Registration information coming October 2022. 

2023 Spring GMBoK Training (in-person event)
Thursday, April 13 - Saturday, April 15, 2023
Washington Hilton | 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW | Washington, D.C.

Course Information

  • Grants Management Body of Knowledge (GMBoK) training provides an in-depth understanding of the full grants lifecycle from solicitation and evaluation of applications to closeout and audit. Attendees learn about the laws, regulations and policies affecting their administration of federal grants.

  • Trainers review the most recent updates to the Uniform Guidance published at 2 CFR 200 so attendees can update their grants policies and procedures within their organizations.

  • Course helps attendees recognize the importance of internal controls in managing federal awards and reducing the risk of fraud, waste and abuse, and also how to better manage recipients and subrecipients.

  • Course also helps attendees understand the audit requirements for all parties, including auditors, auditees and the awarding agencies.

  • All registrants receive the GMBoK Guide, a foundational resource for all grants management professionals. 

  • Participants have the opportunity to earn up to 13 CPE credits. (Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge)

  Training Agenda (All Times Eastern Time)
  Day 1
  Afternoon Background
  Day 2
  Morning CGMS Intro (by NGMA)
  Afternoon Specific Items of Cost
Internal Controls
  Day 3
  Morning Monitoring
Q&A Session


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