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award

A term of art used at the National Institutes of Health (US) for the provision of funds, or direct assistance in lieu of funds, based on an approved application and budget to provide general financial assistance to a person or organisation to carry out an activity or program. An award is a statement that funds have been obligated; this includes both direct and indirect costs, unless otherwise indicated.

award

(ă-ward′)
1. An amount of money paid to the party prevailing in a lawsuit.
2. A formal public recognition of excellence.
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She has given unstintingly of her time to further the ADAA and TDAA in terms of membership growth and was recognized for her contributions in Texas with the Joan Keisel Achievement Award.
The Jake Wittmer Research Award recognizes outstanding research commissioned or developed by an organizational communicator to effectively develop a successful communication program or project.
While award fee arrangements should be structured to motivate excellent contractor performance, award fees must be commensurate with contractor performance over a range from satisfactory to excellent performance.
Vic Fremlin, owner and operator of Lock City Dairies and North Shore Tractor, was awarded the Paul Dalseg Award.
Created in 1997, the Phoenix Award honors individuals and groups who are working to solve the critical environmental challenge of transforming abandoned industrial areas into productive new uses.
VFA-34 received the CVW-17 Top Hook Award for the first line period of its combat deployment in 2004.
The Melvin Mooney Distinguished Technology Award perpetuates the memory of Melvin Mooney, the developer of the Mooney viscometer and other testing equipment, by honoring Rubber Division members who have exhibited exceptional technical competency by making significant and repeated contributions to rubber science and technology.
The American Camping Association presents Honor Awards to recognize meritorious service.
On the other hand, anyone who has eked out a living in show business out here and hasn't won some kind of award yet, well - what are you waiting for?
The Del Boutin Division Service Award is presented to pulp and paper or affiliate members for devoted service to a PIMA Division.
The WBCA Administrator of the Year Award is presented annually to an administrator, athletic director, associate or assistant athletic director, or senior woman administrator who has promoted women's basketball in a positive manner through clinics, speaking engagements, books, articles, research and/or special promotions at the local, regional and/or national levels, and who has served as a professional role-model for student athletes.