Tips for SHIP Program Administration
The purpose of this document is to provide suggestions for SHIP Coordinators in administering their programs. These are not rules or requirements, but rather a collection of current practices based upon a survey of SHIP Coordinators. The tips have been organized based upon the progression of the SHIP application: Application Planning, Tracking/Monitoring, Investments and Incomplete Expenditure of Project Funds.
Each section also includes tips for network/consortia where applicable. Lastly, these tips are useful in providing guidance for program integrity and ensuring effective monitoring and use of Federal funds.