Ulysses S. Grant

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Noun1.Ulysses S. Grant - 18th President of the United StatesUlysses S. Grant - 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
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Grant and the American Indians" is an extraordinary contribution to our understanding of the Grant administration's Native American policies.
She has been involved in grant administration, conducted research, authored publications and lectured at conferences across the country.
He provided executive leadership to a variety of programs including: CSBG/LIHEAP Grant Administration, MDOT Rural Transportation Program, CMPDD Senior Services--Congregate Meals and Meals on Wheels and management of overall department operations, grant preparation, staffing, budgeting and program direction.
This set the stage for bloody conflict, during the Grant administration when the "peace policy" with Native American tribes involved forcibly settling them on reservations, and the federal Indian Bureau was horrendously corrupt.
Finance Secretary Mark Drakeford told Conservative AM Janet Finch-Saunders in a written statement that a report by the Auditor General for Wales in 2011 found that "grant administration and management costs typically amount to at least 10% of funding on some schemes."
Perhaps unsurprisingly, many scandals and fraudulent activities are associated with the Grant administration. Grant reportedly grumbled in 1870, over a cigar and brandy in front of the Willard lobby fireplace, about the "lobbyists" hanging around him there, trying to gain influence.
Though many have significant grant administration experience, some in the division have undergraduate and advanced degrees in diverse subjects, including law, education, English and international politics.
Piccirillo told the Reporter that if he did accept the directorship of the NFC, he would not seek any additional salary including stipends, fees related to grant administration or overtime.
By simply moving all grant payments from largely cash payments, which were costly, cumbersome and riddled with inefficiencies, to electronic payments, the new system has already saved SASSA a considerable amount in grant administration costs, MasterCard said.
Since March 2012, just under 22 million social grant beneficiaries[1] have re-registered onto the new system introduced by SASSA to minimise fraudulent grant applications and collections and reduce grant administration costs by distributing all grant payments electronically.
Department of Housing and Urban Development studied a three-year period of block grant administration, and concluded that Worcester failed to meet numerous key requirements, including ensuring that activities were eligible under federal guidelines, that national objectives were met, and that loan programs were effectively and efficiently conducted.
Independent stock plan software company Equity Administration Solutions Inc (EASi) announced on Monday the availability of Grant WorkStream, which facilitates the grant administration process.