Assurance of Compliance

Grantee Assurance of Compliance

Mid-America Arts Alliance (M-AAA) projects are made possible by the Federal Agency: National Endowment for the Arts (NEA); Category: Partnership; Discipline/Field: State and Regional Programs; CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) #:45.025. As a result, all grantees must agree to comply with the following:

Nondiscrimination Policies

Environmental and Preservation Policies

Other National Policies

  1. Grantee certifies that it is not delinquent in the repayment of any federal debt.
  2. Grantee’s allowable costs shall be in compliance with applicable cost principles as established with the Office of Management and Budget Uniform Guidance (OMB 2 CFR 200: Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards).
  3. Grantee certifies that no portion of Mid-America Arts Alliance funding will be used to match any other Federal funds received by Grantee.
  4. Grantee’s financial records, supporting documents, and all records related to this M-AAA/NEA supported program shall be retained for a period of three years from the date of the Final Report. Grantee shall grant Mid-America Arts Alliance or the National Endowment for the Arts access to any records kept by Grantee to make audits or examinations as necessary.
  5. Grantee certifies that, if Grantee expends $750,000 or more in yearly expenditures of Federal awards during a fiscal year, it shall have an audit performed in accordance with the Office of Management and Budget Uniform Guidance. Grantee will also take prompt corrective action on any audit findings and will send M-AAA proof of implementation of such corrective action plans.

For additional information, a grantee may also contact the National Endowment for the Arts Office of Inspector General.

Failure to comply with these requirements may result in suspension or termination of the grant award. In addition, the United States has the right to seek judicial enforcement of these obligations.