large, substantial
full (esp. BrE)

Full student maintenance grants are a thing of the past. (BrE)

block, capital (esp. BrE)

The school has received a large capital grant to improve its buildings.

maintenance (BrE)

Poorer students would get maintenance grants of up to £1 500 a year.

emergency (esp. BrE)

emergency grants for special needs for items such as clothing

mandatory (BrE)
educational, student
project, research

There is a lot of competition for research grants.

improvement, land, renovation (esp. BrE), training, etc.

home improvement grants for householders (BrE)

federal, government, local-authority (BrE), state, etc.
apply for
be eligible for, qualify for

You may be eligible for a student grant.

get, obtain, receive

You can get a grant if you've lived in the area for three years.

award (sb), give sb, make (sb), offer (sb), provide (sb with)

The government has awarded a grant for the restoration of the building.

be funded by, be funded with

The report was funded by a grant from the Department.


The group's annual grant from the Arts Council has been cut.

grant for

a grant for a youth project

grant from

a grant from the funding authority

grant to

The program offers grants to small businesses.

expressly, specifically

the rights expressly granted by the terms of the lease


Planning permission was finally granted in October.

hereby (law)

Permission is hereby granted to reproduce this material.

agree to, decide to
refuse to

The judge refused to grant him bail.

be willing to
Grant is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑authority, ↑court, ↑judge, ↑magistrate
Grant is used with these nouns as the object: ↑access, ↑accolade, ↑admission, ↑allowance, ↑amnesty, ↑application, ↑approval, ↑assent, ↑asylum, ↑audience, ↑authority, ↑authorization, ↑autonomy, ↑award, ↑bail, ↑charter, ↑citizenship, ↑clearance, ↑compensation, ↑concession, ↑consent, ↑credit, ↑custody, ↑deference, ↑degree, ↑divorce, ↑entry, ↑exception, ↑exemption, ↑extension, ↑favour, ↑franchise, ↑freedom, ↑immortality, ↑immunity, ↑independence, ↑indulgence, ↑injunction, ↑interview, ↑jurisdiction, ↑land, ↑lease, ↑leave, ↑licence, ↑loan, ↑membership, ↑mercy, ↑monopoly, ↑nationality, ↑pardon, ↑parole, ↑patent, ↑permission, ↑permit, ↑petition, ↑political asylum, ↑power, ↑prayer, ↑privilege, ↑rebate, ↑recognition, ↑registration, ↑release, ↑relief, ↑remedy, ↑reprieve, ↑request, ↑right, ↑sovereignty, ↑subsidy, ↑tenancy, ↑tenure, ↑visa, ↑warrant, ↑wish, ↑writ

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