Program Administration Resources

Administrative Rules  

OMB Grant Rules (apply to all federal grants and include the Uniform Cost Principles)

HHS Grants Policies and Regulations ( Includes information on cost principles, lobbying, transparency, and efficient spending)

HHS Rules for Grant Awards (these are the same as the general OMB rules, they just have different Section numbers specific to HHS)

ACL Resources

ACL Home Page

Assistive Technology Programs

AT Act Funding Allocations

Diversity and Cultural Competency Resources

FAQ's on Conflict of Interest and Allowable Advocacy Activities (These are located under Centers for Independent Living but also apply to AT Act Programs)

General Resources

Acronyms and Laws (word)

AT Act (powerpoint)- A Power Point presentation on the Assistive Technology Act provides an overview of the legislative history of the AT Act, from the 1989 "Tech Act" to the 2004 law, with an emphasis on funding and activities authorized. It also includes a more in depth review of the requirements of Section 4 of the current law specific to State AT Programs. It can be downloaded and adapted by adding state level specifics as needed for state or local use.

Contact List of Who's Who for AT Programs (word)

Lead and Implementing Entities List for FY 2018-2019 (word)

Summary of AT Act Section 4 Grantee Requirements (word)

Understanding Types of Grants and Associated Funding (word)

Understanding and Optimizing Your AT Program Structure (powerpoint) presentation from April 2018 Leadership Symposium

Road Map for New Directors