GATA Training

GATA training is being provided by the GOMB’s Grant Accountability and Transparency Unit (GATU). IDOT has set up group viewings for municipalities that have received state/federal funding.

Click here for training dates/times and for registration directions. Click here to register.

Part 1 Webinar topics:

  • Authoritative sources; What is applicable to Federal Uniform Guidance and GATA
  • Demo of the FY18 authentication, registration, pre-qualification process
  • Overview of internal controls and the FY18 ICQ
  • Pre-award Phase roles and responsibilities for Grantees, State Agencies and GATU

Part 2 Webinar topics:

  • CSFA overview
  • Uniform templates: NOFO, application, budget, NOSA, grant agreement
  • Programmatic risk assessment and merit based reviews
  • High level budget support – basic cost principles, indirect v. direct costs, allowable costs
  • CARS requirement to claim indirect costs – indirect cost rate negotiation or election