It’s important to know what does and doesn’t get factored into an indirect (F&A) cost rate calculation, even if you’re not the one calculating it. There have been many misconceptions about what indirect costs are and what costs are being recouped by applying your institution’s rate to certain direct costs. Recent scrutiny about universities' indirect costs make it even more important for you to know the basics of this topic. This webinar will go over what indirect costs are, why they’re important and an overview of the methodologies to calculate the rate. We will also bust common myths about indirect costs.
- Learn the basics of the indirect cost rate calculation for universities and nonprofits
- Understand what types of costs can and can't affect the rate calculation
- Learn to be able to explain indirect costs to different audiences
This webinar is intended for research administrators (both pre- and post-award), faculty, department administrators and cost accountants.
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