SPARC Workshop 4: Accounting for Cost Share Commitments

In the Accounting for Cost Share Commitments workshop, the attendees will obtain information about:

  • what a cost sharing commitment is
  • what can be counted as a cost share expense
  • how cost share expenses are recorded on the grant project
  • how cost share expenses are funded
  • how to determine an appropriate spending rate.

Actual examples will be used throughout the workshop to illustrate the concept of cost share commitments.

Prerequisite: It is recommended that employees attend Accounting Practices, Procedures & Protocol Workshop I: Introduction to Accounting. To obtain the SPARC, employees must first complete the required workshops in Track I - Accounting Practices, Procedures and Protocol series and attend Workshop I: Introduction to Accounting for Grants and Contracts, Workshop II: Other Direct Costs and Workshop III: Compensation and Effort Reporting in the SPARC series.

Due to limited seating, registration is restricted to participants who are currently working with a grant or contract.

If you require interpreting services, please contact as soon as possible.

Facilitator Information: 

This session is supported by the RIT Accounting Department.

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