grant-in-aid definition

  • noun:
    • A giving of national resources to a situation or municipality to subsidize a public project.
    • A giving of resources to an institution or you to subsidize a project or program.
    • The giving of national resources to subsidize an area or regional task.
    • Providing resources to an institution (like a school) or person to subsidize a certain project or activity, eg a scholarship.
    • a grant to one or college for some academic project
    • a grant from a central federal government to a local federal government

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