Understanding the AmeriCorps Budget - Part 2: Budget Types & Financial Reporting

This course gives an overview of the Cost Reimbursement, Fixed Amount, and Education Award Program budgets as well as covers the financial reporting requirements for reach budget type. 

Approximate Duration: 60 minutes

Staff Courses



Course Objectives

After completion of this course, participants will:

  1. Work with fiscal staff at their organization using fiscal terminology; and 
  2. Understand what it takes to carry out your AmeriCorps program.


Resources You Can Use

Staff members will receive numerous sample documents as part of taking the course such as:

  • Budget Checklist
  • Match (cash and in-kind) Sample Form
  • Common Fiscal Issues


Who Should Take this Course?

AmeriCorps staff.  This course should be taken by any staff responsible for managing and/or creating the AmeriCorps budget.