Training opportunities for Grants Administrators
Financial management for international collaborative initiatives is a complex process for which a number of organisations offer specialised training. We’ve listed a few links below.
The Association of Research Administration in Africa (ARAA), provides training at its Annual General Meeting. You can find more details here: http://araafrica.org/
NIH Regional Seminars: https://grants.nih.gov/news/contact-in-person/seminars.htm .
The next training is scheduled for: 17-19 October 2018 in San Francisco. Click here to find out how to register.
You can review the full calendar here..
The Society for Research Administrator’s International also offers a wide range of resources through their national and chapter meetings listed here http://srainternational.org/learn and through their online webinar series.
You can also review the training calendar here.
The US based National Council of University Research Administrators also offers resources and training including those for the Financial Research Administrators (FRA). You can find out more about their offerings here:
Click here for their training calendar.
They also have:
- an international regional group – http://ncuraintlregion.org/
G11 Training Opportunities
Some of the G11 Extramural Associate Research Development Award FOAs at FIC, NIAID, and NICHD also offer options for training in grants administration. You can review these below:
- NIAID G11 Global Infectious Disease Research Administration Development Award for LMIC Institutions: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-15-131.html
- Infrastructure Development Training Programs for Critical HIV Research at Low-and Middle-Income Country Institutions (G11) Institutions: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-280.html