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What is a Grant?
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What is a Grant?

Grants include the following types of expenditures:

Scholarships, fellowships, internships, prizes, and awards

Loans for charitable purposes

Program related investments

Payments to exempt organizations to further the organizations’ exempt purposes

Grants do not ordinarily include the following types of expenditures:

Salaries or compensation to employees

Payments to persons for personal services in helping a foundation plan, evaluate, or
develop projects or areas of program activity by consulting, advising, or participating on conferences organized by the foundation.


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