Transforming Federal Grant Reporting:
Open the Data, Reduce Compliance Costs, and Deliver Transparency

The Data Foundation collaborated with StreamLink Software and Workiva to dive deeper into federal grant reporting. The resulting paper describes the flaws with the federal government’s current document-based grant reporting system and envisions an open data future for the way grants are tracked and managed.

The report explains that the grant reporting system is broken in two distinct ways:

  1. It does a poor job of delivering transparency to agencies, Congress, and taxpayers.
  2. Grantees sustain unacceptable costs of compliance.

Replacing documents with standardized data could address both problems.


Download the full report today for other key insights.

Already using AmpliFund? Log in →

Download Report