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grant

Etymology: ME, granten, to believe a request
a monetary award given to an institution, a project, equipment, or an individual by the federal government, a foundation, a private business, or an institution to provide financial support for research, service, or training. The applicant usually writes a formal application (proposal) for the grant, which is reviewed by the granting agency and compared with other proposals. The grantee is usually accountable to the grantor for reporting the outcomes as a result of the awarded resources.

grant

Research A sum of money or financial support provided to a worker or researcher for performing innovative or novel work. See Block grant, Matching grant, Medicaid block grant, Modular grant, Noncompeting grant, Research grant, Research project grant, Subgrant.

grant

(grănt) [ME.]
A financial award given to an academic or professional investigator to support his or her research.
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In general, private foundations that make grants to (foreign or domestic) individuals or to organizations other than public charities or exempt operating foundations are required to exercise "expenditure responsibility "under Sec.
Applications must have a D&B Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number as the universal identifier when applying for Federal grants or cooperative agreements.
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The results suggest that the evidence-based prevention grant program is a valuable tool for pushing campuses with prevention infrastructure forward.
This idea of free, plentiful grants for business startups is one of the most frustrating misconceptions of business financing, especially for aspiring minority entrepreneurs," says Kolo.
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Now included within DHS are the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Office of Domestic Preparedness (ODP), organizations that previously provided grants to states for disaster readiness, law enforcement initiatives, and firefighter assistance.
We are excited to provide NOAA with our team's proven solutions for grants management and will combine it with our technical skills and in-depth knowledge of NOAA, their mission, and their internal operations," said Tom Bertke, STG liaison for the contract.
Not so, grants are both competitive and often discretionary.
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Colleges and universities can help with the outreach to high schools, particularly in the areas with the highest socioeconomic challenges that need the grants the most," says Caret.

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