• OMB Uniform Guidance: The Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance) at 2 CFR 200 is the first consolidation of grant management requirements in many years. Prior to the Uniform Guidance, Federal grant management requirements governing administrative requirements, cost principles, and audit requirements were found in eight separate OMB Circulars. The Department of Labor's adoption of the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance) is found at 2 CFR 2900 which includes a limited number of exceptions approved by OMB to ensure consistency with existing policy and procedures.

  • Standard Terms and Conditions: Standard grant terms and conditions template for ETA grants. Individual grant agreements may contain slightly different terms and/or conditions thus each recipient should refer and adhere to those terms and conditions in each grant agreement document.
  • Social Impact Partnerships to Pay for Results Act Terms and Conditions: Funding was appropriated to the U.S. Department of Treasury for successful outcome payments for projects under the Social Impact Partnerships to Pay for Results Act (SIPPRA). Pursuant to SIPPRA, Treasury selected a project proposed by the New York State Energy and Research Development Authority (NYSERDA) for an award. Under the authority provided to Treasury in SIPPRA, Treasury selected the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (DOL/ETA) to administer the project.

  • Reference Libraries:
    • ETA Library: ETA has produced a wealth of information related to America's workforce system. Search the library for Legislation, Regulations, ETA Advisories, Training & Employment Information Notices.
    • Wirtz Labor Library: The main library for the Department of Labor.

Additional Resources

  • Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA): A listing of federal programs available to all levels of government; public and private, profit and nonprofit organizations and other institutions and individuals.
  • DUNS: Dun & Bradstreet website
  • FAPIIS: The Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (FAPIIS) is a publically accessible database that contain information to support award decisions as required by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). Prospective grant recipients are encouraged to check their status within the system, and are also encouraged to utilize the system when making sub-awards. FAQs on FAPIIS may be found here:​
  • Federal Audit Clearinghouse: Provides audit information and support for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) oversight, including federal award audit requirements and OMB A-133 requirements.
  • FFATA: The Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act (FFATA) of 2006 requires information about Federal awards to be posted in a single, searchable website that is available to the public and found at: More information on FFATA may be found here:
  • Legislative, Executive, Judicial Information and the Federal Register.
  • A government-wide registry for vendors doing business with the federal government. ALL DOL funding recipients must have and maintain an active registration from the time of application through the end of the period of performance in the event of award selection.