As a recipient of sponsored research funding, UMB is required to ensure compliance with applicable grant and contract terms, federal and state regulations and University policies and procedures.


Our Mission:  Sponsored Projects Accounting and Compliance (SPAC) supports the University’s mission through our teams’ dedicated commitment to serving as a knowledgeable resource to our stakeholders in all aspects of post-award financial administration.

LAURA O. SCARANTINO, MSF, CPA, CISD
Acting AVP of SPAC
410-706-2562
lscarantino@umaryland.edu

My Mission: To create a departmental culture that facilitates the professional growth of a dynamic team that provides competent Post Award customer service to the campus community and everyone we interact with.

Areas of Administration

Costing and Compliance section

Administration section

SPAC section