Financial Administration of Sponsored Programs
Sponsored Programs Financial Analysts
The Sponsored Programs Financial Analyst (SPFA) plays an important role during project execution by assisting the PI/PD with the accounting and accountability requirements of sponsored programs. SPFAs provide accurate and timely financial information via financial reports; advises on administrative or business transaction requirements; reviews expenditures and assists in the projection of costs for future requirements; maintains accurate project files.
The SPFA Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) are available online:
- SPFA SOP (updated 25 August 2015)
Financial Delegation - Assignation
PIs/PDs may delegate the authority to initiate expenditures on his/her account to their faculty/staff involved in the project by completing the assignation memo and forwarding to RSPO. For more information on the assignation process and responsibilities, see SPPGM-14-07.
Financial Management Directorate/Comptroller
The Financial Management Directorate at NPS is the organization responsible for the management, administration, reporting, and control of all funds that are received and disbursed by the institution.
Important information related to financial processes are available on their website: