How to use Block grant in a sentence
There is not as much administrative reporting done with a block grant so many see that as a major advantage as well.
Since that date the most important changes effected in the elementary education system were the abolition, in 1886, of individual inspection of the lower standards - afterwards extended to the whole of the standards, the inspectors applying a collective test, the " block-grant " system, to the efficiency of a school - and the abolition of school fees (1889) for the compulsory standards, the loss being made up principally by a parliamentary grant, and partly by a proportion, earmarked for the purpose, of the proceeds of the Local Taxation (Customs and Excise) Act 1890, and the Education and Local Taxation Account (Scotland) Act 1892.
The Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant may provide those who qualify with up to $6,500 to spend on home energy audits, weatherproofing and the replacement of outdated appliances, among other improvements.
A block grant is a large sum of money granted by the federal government to a state or local government.
A block grant is for general areas of need instead of a specific area.Advertisement
The Community Development Block Grant was started in 1974.
The Social Services Block Grant gives funding to States to provide social service programs to individuals within that specific state.
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families is a block grant used to help needy families with children.
Indian Housing Block Grant provides assistance to low-income American Indians and Alaska Natives for housing.
This block grant is awarded to tribes for the purpose of making housing an affordable option.Advertisement
Mental Health Block Grant is dedicated to improving mental health services throughout the United States.
There are many state and local programs that give assistance to those needing help through funding from a block grant.
A community development block grant makes it possible to strengthen communities as well as help bring affordable housing and programs to areas that need it the most.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) administers the Community Development Block Grant program (CDBG).
The Community Development Block Grant is used for a wide range of projects in communities of need across the United States.Advertisement
States receive funds for LIHEAP assistance in the form of a block grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.