AW 103: Salary, Effort & Other Payroll Considerations for SPA Funds


This course provides the learner with an overview of the effort lifecycle, NIH Salary Cap, Paid Leaves of Absence, and other payroll considerations on sponsored funds.

After completing this course, attendees should:

  • Understand the effort reporting lifecycle and certification/reporting requirements
  • Understand procedures and policies for leaves of absence paid on sponsored funds
  • Be able to calculate overages for the NIH Salary cap
  • Understand what is considered Institutional Base Salary

Mandatory for STAR Certificate, Post-award Certificate. AW 103