Grants and Contracts Administration

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About Us

The Grants and Contracts Administration department oversees the accounting, invoicing, fiscal management and effort reporting for each of the thousands of Clemson’s sponsored research projects, from the project beginning through to its completion.

Grants and Contracts Administration is part of Clemson’s Office of Research.The fiscal managers and the director of Grants and Contracts Administration are available to assist principal investigators, faculty, staff and administration with any post-award fiscal or administrative issue or inquiry related to a sponsored research project.

Responsible and ethical fiscal accounting and reporting for research activities are more than a contractual requirement, they are a Clemson priority. The administrative contributions of Grants and Contracts Administration help to ensure that Clemson University remains a globally-recognized research institution and a leader in the delivery of innovations and benefits to society.

Mission Statement

The goal of Grants and Contracts Administration is to provide financial and administrative assistance to University personnel in managing grants, contracts and cooperative agreements, serve as a liaison between the principal investigator and the sponsors in adhering to contractual terms and conditions, and perform accounting and reporting functions for all externally funded sponsored activities.

Faculty Business Information System

A-133 Audit Report - FY 2015

A-133 Audit Report - FY 2016

2 CFR, Part 220 (OMB Circular A-21) Cost Principles for Educational Institutions

2 CFR, Part 215 (OMB Circular A-110) Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Other Agreements with Institutions of Higher Education

OMB Circular A-133 Audits of States, Local Governments and Nonprofit Organizations