On December 26, 2013, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issued Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements (Uniform Guidance or 2 CFR 200) for federal awards. The Uniform Guidance streamlines and supersedes guidance previously contained in eight separate OMB Circulars. Included in the new guidance are uniform administrative requirements (pre- and post-award), cost principles, audit requirements and definitions.
Helpful guidance materials created for GW faculty and staff include:
There are a number of key GW policies that affect sponsored projects activity in areas of compliance, finance and research administration. GW's Office of Compliance and Privacy maintains all GW policies.