A Few Helpful Hints When Developing Your Procurement Policy

Jerry Ashworth
January 29, 2019 at 09:54:48 ET

There are numerous requirements in the uniform grant guidance that nonfederal entities must consider when developing their procurement policies and procedures, from ensuring fair and objective competition to determining when to lease, rather than buy, equipment or property. Some of these concerns were raised at a recent Federal Demonstration Partnership meeting, in which research university speakers addressed how they meet the uniform guidance requirements. With that as a backdrop, this video provides some helpful hints for grant recipients pertaining to a few specific purchasing requirements as they develop, or update, their procurement policies and procedures.