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Federal Funding Academy (Tampa, FL)

October 11 - October 12

Federal Funding Academy
A two-day, comprehensive face-to-face training on federal grants
October 11 & 12, 2017
Tampa, FL
Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP (“FTLF”) has provided counsel and advice to federal grant recipients for over thirty years, aiding recipients in all manner of grant law matters, including but not limited to: operationalizing the federal grant requirements, drafting and implementing policies and procedures, structuring subaward relationships, navigating complex cost allocation matters, managing federal interest claims, and, of course, litigating and otherwise resolving disallowances and other enforcement actions.
With the promulgation of the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (“Uniform Guidance”) FTLF has assisted its clients and others with a comprehensive training program designed to (i) reinforce and enhance grantee skills related to long existing requirements, and (ii) update those skills to adapt to changes.
OVERVIEW
This comprehensive two-day overview of the federal grants system, covers everything from the legal underpinnings of the system, through procurement and subaward requirements, cost issues, and audit resolution.  Though structured as a an overview of the grants system, attorneys Ted Waters and Scott Sheffler dive deeply into the material, making it an ideal course for those with intermediate levels of expertise, while remaining suitable and highly effective for newcomers to federal grants. 
FTLF’s federal grants training is unlike any other federal grants training available.  Not only is it taught by attorneys that have shaped the regulations, but Ted Waters and Scott Sheffler are accessible throughout the two days for discussions of advanced issues specific to your organization.  This accessibility makes the training an excellent opportunity for you and your whole grants management team to have your questions answered and directly apply what you are learning during the sessions.  
VENUE & ACCOMMODATIONS
Sheraton Suites Tampa Airport Westshore
4400 W. Cypress Street
Tampa, FL 33607
FTLF has negiotiated a discounted rate of $159 per night.  Please call the hotel directly at (800) 325-3535 by September 19, 2017 to receive the discounted rate.
WHAT’S INCLUDED

Two days of grants training led by FTLF attorneys that on a daily basis provide counsel and advice to federal grant recipients
Networking opportunities with peers from across the country
Breakfast, lunch and snacks on both days
Access to FTLF’s Grants Management Toolkit
Three on-demand federal grants webinars*

REGISTRATION

Early Bird Rate through September 8, 2017: $795
Regular Rate after September 8, 2017: $895
Onsite: $949

 
Cancellation Policy for this Event:
All cancellation requests must be received in writing.
All cancellations prior to September 11, 2017, will receive a full refund.
All cancellation requests received between September 12, 2017 and September 27, 2017 will receive a 50% refund.
All cancellation requests received after September 27, 2017 will not be eligible for a refund.
To cancel your reservation, please send a request in writing to Jaime Hirschfeld at jhirschfeld@ftlf.com.