New Cost Share Videos

Check out our new cost share videos! These short modules are available on demand and can be watched in any order.


We are responsive to the varied training needs of our partners and offer both CORE classes and informal online tutorials. Information on instructor-led training can be found through CORE:


We are available to create and present custom presentations on any PAFC topic. Just send an email to

CORE Classes

The classes below have been developed by PAFC and are presented under CORE. Anyone with a UW NetID can view these trainings for free. We recommend using the Google Chrome browser.


Cost Transfers 

Approximately 30 minutes  


Timing of Expenditures and Benefit to Award

Approximately 15 minutes


Post Award Food Purchases and Compliance

Approximately 20 minutes


Direct Billing of Facilities & Administrative Costs

Approximately 30 minutes


Internal Controls: Separation of Duties and Documentation in Purchasing

Approximately 30 minutes

Informal Tutorials

These trainings have been developed by PAFC and can be viewed by anyone.


 Equipment Disposition       Project Vs. Award Breakdown 
Approximately 20 minutes     Approximately 5 minutes  
Federal Regulation Hierarchy Pyramid       

Research Community Information

  • MRAM is a monthly meeting open to UW staff interested in research award administration. Meetings are jointly hosted by the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) and Research Compliance and Operations (RCO). MRAM provides research administrators with access to timely and relevant information regarding award regulation and management. Click here for more information on MRAM.
  • NCURA YouTube Tuesdays: Every Tuesday the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) hosts a video on their YouTube channel pertaining to research administration. Click here to see NCURA's YouTube Tuesday library.