Donations and Contributions to Other Entities
Associate Vice President and University Controller
Office of Financial Management Services
To establish rules for making donations and contributions to other entities with university funds. OMB Circular A-21, specifically disallows these types of expenses as a direct or indirect cost charged to grants and contracts.
Examples of other entities are non-for-profit organizations such as American Heart Association, etc. These are not to be confused with matching funds as utilized in the administration of contracts and grants.