Date Published: October 2012
According to OMB Circular A-87, the costs of meetings and conferences, the purpose of which is the dissemination of technical information to assist with carrying out eligible NSP programs and projects, are allowable administrative expenses. This includes costs of meals, transportation, rental of facilities, speakers' fees, and other items incidental to such meetings or conferences. Training costs are also eligible to be paid with NSP funds. These costs are considered administration expenses.