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What are allowable costs? OMB Guidance - §200.472 Training and education costs. The cost of training and education provided for employee development is allowable.


NEC assesses the following components virtually throughout a designated timeframe to determine a Project’s level of success in the delivery of services to accomplish its objectives:


  • Plan to Identify, Recruit, & Select Participants

  • Plan to Assess Needs & Plan to Monitor Academic Progress

  • Plan to Deliver Services to Participants

  • Academic & Supportive Activities, Services, & Workshops

  • Budget (Expenditures & Carryover) & External/Internal Monitoring Methods

  • Formative Evaluations (Review of Monthly Reports & Internal Goals)

  • Summative Evaluations (Review of APR and Participant/Staff/Agency/College Surveys)

  • Quality of Personnel & Institutional/Agency Commitment


Our process-based evaluation will provide TRIO Projects with the following benefits:


  • Improvement of the overall delivery and quality of services provided to its Participants;

  • Identification of necessary interventions and/or changes to certain program components to increase the impact of Project services on Participants;

  • Collection of data or outcome results for public relations and promoting Project services; and

  • Examination and description of effective programming components for duplication elsewhere within the institution, agency, and/or community.

project implementation & Technical assistance

Implementation &
Technical Assistance

Professional Development seminars

Workshops for New & Seasoned Project Staff

Compliance assessments

Compliance Assessments

External Evaluations

Process-Based Evaluations

proposal development & Technical Reviews

Development & Technical Reviews of Grant Proposals

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