December 10 - 12  Arlington, VA  Crystal City Marriott at Reagan National Airport

Want to learn more about the full lifecycle of grants?
Thinking about testing to earn the CGMS credential?

JOIN US for this 2.5 day training on the full lifecycle of grants management, including all of the topics covered on the CGMS exam! GMBoK Training will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the full grants lifecycle from solicitation and evaluation of applications to closeout and audit. You will learn about the laws, regulations, and policies affecting your administration of Federal grants. Know what the key changes are in the requirements with the Uniform Grant Guidance published at 2 CFR 200 so that you can update your grant policies and procedures at your organization.

  Registration Deadline is November 15.


Reserve Your Hotel Room at
Crystal City Marriott


NGMA has secured a room block at the Crystal City Marriott for $199/per night plus taxes. Make your reservation now; the last day to book the special group rate is November 11.


Tuesday, December 10   |   8:30am - 4pm
        Breakfast and registration 8:30-9am
        Lunch 12pm-1pm

Wednesday, December 11   |   8:30am - 4pm
        Breakfast 8:30-9am
        Lunch 12pm-1pm

Thursday, December 12   |   8:30am - 12pm
        Breakfast 8:30-9am



Crystal City Marriott at
Reagan National Airport
1999 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202

Member $709
Non-Member $799
Group Rate $689 (5 or more)



Tiffany Winters Kesslar, Esq.
Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC



Steven A. Spillan, Esq.
Senior Associate
Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC


Some of the goals of this course include:

  • Be familiar with the newly mandated pre-award risk assessment including the newest government database the Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System
  • Find out about the new certifications and mandatory disclosures
  • Recognize the changes in the procurement standards
  • Appreciate the increased responsibilities in managing your subrecipients
  • Understand the changes in the cost principles and audit requirements

In order to be awarded the full CPEs, you must be present and you must sign in
and also sign out on the attendance sheets at the registration desk.
Participants will earn 16.5 CPE credit 
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge

Prerequisite and
Advanced Preparation
  A minimum of a bachelor’s degree plus 1-2 years of full time grants management experience or 3-4 years of grants management experience without a degree.  Familiarity of 2 CFR 200 Uniform Guidance is required.  
Who Should Attend   Grant Professionals, including Grant Specialists, Grant Administrators, Grant Managers, Program Officers, Grant Officers, Auditors  
Program Level   Intermediate to Advanced  
Delivery Method   Group Live  
Refund Policy   NGMA accepts substitutions. If a non-member substitutes for a member, the difference between the two rates will be charged. For more information regarding the event and/or administrative policies such as complaints, please contact Kelli Klepic at [email protected] or (202) 997-9982.  
Event Policies   If NGMA needs to cancel or reschedule a training, we will contact the registered participants by email immediately. Full refunds will be provided to registered participants if the course is cancelled or if participants are unable to attend the rescheduled event.
For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints or program cancellations, please contact Kelli Klepic at [email protected] or (202) 997-9982.



National Grants Management Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual course for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: