Flowers at Admin

Post- Award

Although Sponsored Awards helps monitor grant account expenditures, end dates, account changes, and also serves as liaison between PIs and Contract & Grant Accounting (Columbia) to coordinate grant reporting and closeout, Principal Investigators and their departments are ultimately responsible for ensuring that all grant funds are expended in a correct and timely fashion.

Step-by-Step Grant Management*  
Grant Management training class slideshow
Places to see your account balance and other financial details
Data Warehouse 
Grant Closeout
Other Useful Links (includes OMB Circular A-21 which lists allowable and unallowable costs for federal grant-funded programs)

SARS RSS ICONSARS Announcements  

Director, Sponsored Awards
Elaine J. Marshall 
Phone: 864-503-5331
Fax: 864-503-5258

Additional Resources
Grant Opportunities
Recent Awards
eIRB (More Info)

USC Columbia Sponsored Awards Management 
Lumi Bakos

Sponsored Programs Administrator
USC Research Foundation
Byrnes International Center
901 Sumter Street, 5th Floor
Columbia , SC 29208
Phone: 803-777-2274
Fax: 803-777-4136

USC Columbia Contract and Grant Accounting 
David Kirkland 
Grant Accountant
1600 Hampton St. , Rm. 612
Phone: 803-777-6265
Fax: 803-777-8817