Utility Menu

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 of Sponsored Awards
Elaine J. Marshall 
Admin Building, Room 308C
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
1600 Hampton St., Suite 414
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