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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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Award winners have demonstrated the full range of planning and management skills--research, analysis, strategy, tactical implementation and evaluation.
In the DoD response dated December 12, 2005, the Department generally concurred with the recommendations in the report and agreed to issue a policy memo by March 31,2006, to (1) address desired outcomes and the role the award fee should play in the overall acquisition strategy; (2) remind the acquisition workforce to follow existing policies; (3) provide guidance to the acquisition workforce on "rollover"; and (4) develop a communication plan to share proven incentive strategies across the entire DoD acquisition workforce.
Honoring PIMA's roots as the former American Pulp and Paper Mill Superintendents Association, this award recognizes a papermaker who has shown the high personal standards and professional management qualities that contribute to the betterment of those under his or her management and in the industry.
A dynamic video program accompanied the award presentations, which provided a brief multimedia snap shot of the winner and/or their business.
The award recognizes exceptional dedication, professionalism and tactical expertise in the strike community.
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Presentations to the award winners will be made during the Rubber Division's 163rd Spring Technical Meeting, to be held April 28-30, 2003, in San Francisco, CA.
Dimock Award is given to "one who contributes to camping through related fields such as outdoor education, conservation, recreation, medicine, education, architecture, or the social sciences.
The Jostens-Berenson Service Award recognizes an individual who has maintained a professional lifelong commitment to service for and to the game of women's basketball.