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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.
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grant

(grănt) [ME.]
A financial award given to an academic or professional investigator to support his or her research.
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General Ulysses S. Grant served as commander of the Union Armies in the Civil War and was U.S.
For nearly two centuries, the historic Madison Barracks in Sackets Harbor, NY has played many important roles - as a frontier post, military depot, hospital, military training center and even home to General Ulysses S. Grant.
Among the subjects of the essays are Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.; diaries of Southern women; fiction such as Poganuc People by Harriet Beecher Stowe and Old Creole Days by George Washington Cable; and memoirs by Union commanders Ulysses S. Grant and William T.
This year, Ulysses S. Grant was inaugurated 18th president of the United States.
C., The Generalship of Ulysses S. Grant. Reprint ed., Bloomington, Ind., 1958.
In the years before his death he concentrated on what was intended to be a comprehensive biography of Ulysses S. Grant. Only the first volume, Captain Sam Grant (1949), appeared after Lewis's death; it won wide praise for its careful research and skillful storytelling.
Prior to the Civil War and his presidency, Ulysses S. Grant Sr.
The Decision was Always My Own: Ulysses S. Grant and the Vicksburg Campaign
Part of the "Emerging Civil War" series, Grant's Last Battle: The Story Behind the Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant is the true-life story of how former Union Civil War General and American Present Ulysses S.
Grant's Final Victory: Ulysses S. Grant's Heroic Last gear.
Historians have long questioned Ulysses S. Grant's leadership during the Civil War and his involvement in the scandals that plagued his terms in office, frequently naming him one of the worst presidents in American history.