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Government Grant

Money given by a government to fund a project. One may receive a government grant for academic or scientific research, to further one's education, or to engage in charity work. The United States government makes many grants, often of an educational or scientific nature.
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Los Angeles received more than $200 million in federal grants for its fiscal year 2015 budget, and even more federal grant money from the state that originated at the federal level, a (http://cao.
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The audit determined there were instances of "material weaknesses'' and "significant deficiencies'' in the city's internal controls over the compliance and expenditure of federal grant awards during the previous fiscal year.
Granted to drug therapies intended to treat diseases or conditions that affect fewer than 200,000 patients in the United States, Orphan Dmg Designation enables companies to benefit from financial incentives from the FDA including seven years of market exclusivity after product marketing clearance, access to federal grant funding opportunities to defray clinical trial costs, as well as assistance with clinical protocols and federal tax credits.
Granted to drug therapies intended to treat diseases or conditions that affect fewer than 200,000 patients in the United States, Orphan Drug Designation enables companies to benefit from financial incentives from die FDA including seven years of market exclusivity after product marketing clearance, access to federal grant funding opportunities to defray clinical trial costs, as well as assistance with clinical protocols and federal tax credits.
The California health insurance exchange has received a federal grant.
Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) is offering help to veterans to learn how to fast track the purchase of a mobility minivan with the support of Federal Grant 21-4502.
Northwest Open Access Network (NoaNet), a non-profit mutual corporation providing wholesale telecommunications transport in the US State of Washington, announced yesterday that it has received a second federal grant to extend high-speed broadband service to areas of the state that are not currently able to access a broadband connection.
Yet government auditors, campus whisdeblowers, and even federal prosecutors have become interested in the management of federal grant funds by higher ed institutions.
To do this, GAO analyzed grant balance data from the largest federal grant payment system; reviewed grant management problems and corrective actions from more than 150 audit reports; and reviewed guidance from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Code of Federal Regulations.

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