Free NCURA Webinars! Participant Support Costs & Developing Compelling Budget Justifications

The Office of Research is providing access to the NCURA Webinars – Participant Support Costs: An Overview of Dos and Don’ts (Live Webinar) and Developing Compelling Budget Justifications to the campus community free of charge. The webinars will be held on Monday, August 2nd at 11:00am and Monday, August 16th at 11:00am, and will last approximately 90 minutes.

To register, you will need to have a member or non-member account with NCURA. Non-member accounts are free to create and can be done by going to Once you’ve created your account, you will need to go to and log in, so that the system can register your information (if you’ve registered for one of the NCURA webinars previously, you can skip this step). Once that’s been completed, please fill out this Google Form no later than end of day Friday, July 23rd.

You can see the details of this webinar in the advertisement below. Should have any questions, please reach out to Tammy Meyers at

Thank you,


Nancy Lewis
Executive Director, Sponsored Projects Administration
Office of Research
University of California, Irvine

160 Aldrich Hall

Irvine, CA 92697-7600

Ph-(949) 824-2897


Bring Your Whole Team Together Virtually for One Registration Fee!





Bring Your Whole Team Together Virtually

Topics will include:  

·An overview of what participant support costs are and why they are special

·Regulations governing participant support costs

·How to budget, set up, and manage participant support costs

·How to prepare for an audit of sponsored projects with participant support costs

Join our expert panel!


Bring Your Whole Team Together Virtually

Topics will include:  

·Understanding the role of persuasion in developing compelling budget justifications

·Current and planned infrastructure supports for building better budget justifications

·Strategies for ensuring alignment between proposed costs and scope of work, thereby enhancing project credibility.

Join our expert panel!


We know many of your team members are working from home. NCURA will be offering additional logins AT NO COST for all registered institutions so your full team can participate…together. Registration includes a license to post the webinar on your institution’s internal training site for continuous learning and on-boarding.

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