Give Feedback on the Federal Grants Management Data Standards

You can provide feedback on the Federal Grants Management Draft Data Standards in four easy steps!

  1. Sign up for a FREE GitHub Account. If you already have a GitHub Account skip to Step 2.
  2. Review the 426 Data Standards Elements in the table below. Use the search box in the top right corner to filter by keyword.
  3. Select the “Leave Feedback” button to open a new tab and select “Get Started.” Enter your comments in the box for a single data element, being sure to title that comment with the data element number. You must submit a separate comment/issue for each data element. (Note: Toggle back to the Draft Grants Data Elements Feedback main page in the previous tab to review content and data elements.)
  4. Select “Submit New Issue” to submit your comments. Repeat the process for each data element you have feedback for.

For additional guidance refer to the User Guide available for PDF download.

To provide feedback on the Draft Data Elements, refer to the User Guide. Please ensure that you reference which data element you are commenting on. Please create a new issue for each data element you comment on.

All comments received may be posted without change, including any personal information provided. All comments will be made public and are subject to the Freedom of Information Act. Do not submit confidential business information, trade secret information, or other sensitive or protected information that you do not want to be available to the public.

*The comment period was initially scheduled to close on January 15, 2019. Due to the lapse in appropriations, the portal will remain open to accept posted comments until February 15, 2019.

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Do you have questions about the process for giving feedback? Call into our Office Hours Hosted by the Results-Oriented for Accountability Grants CAP Goal Team to ask any questions you may have.

  • November 29, Time 11:30am-12:30pm
  • December 6, Time 1:00pm-2:00pm
  • December 13, Time 4:00pm-5:00pm

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Below you can download entire draft data elements list.

Download Draft Data Elements List