Meaning of grant-in-aid
Pronunciation: (grant'in-ād', gränt'-), [key]
— pl. grants-in-aid.
- a subsidy furnished by a central government to a local one to help finance a public project, as the construction of a highway or school.
- a financial subsidy given to an individual or institution for research, educational, or cultural purposes.
- grant-in-aid (Thesaurus)