Funding system


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Funding system a system or scheme of finance or revenue by which provision is made for paying the interest or principal of a public debt.
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In literature:

A fund of twenty million dollars is to be spent in constructing a national system of telephone and telegraph.
"The History of the Telephone" by Herbert N. Casson
What really dates from his reign is not the system of borrowing, but the system of funding.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
The funding system is not money; neither is it, properly speaking, credit.
"The Writings of Thomas Paine, Volume II" by Thomas Paine
With Constantine began the ruinous system of dowering the Church with State funds.
"The Freethinker's Text Book, Part II." by Annie Besant
But the sinking-fund to which we chiefly refer was a system of borrowing money to pay debt.
"Chambers' Edinburgh Journal, No. 421, New Series, Jan. 24, 1852" by Various
Any thorough reform of the Irish Poor Law system will demand an increased expenditure of Imperial funds.
"Against Home Rule (1912)" by Various
As governor he opposed the safety fund system which was adopted by the legislature in 1829.
"Hidden Treasures" by Harry A. Lewis
For himself, he upheld the funding system, that is, the plan of shelving the debt upon the future.
"William Pitt and the Great War" by John Holland Rose
The school system is the greatest saving fund which the American people possess.
"The New Education" by Scott Nearing
Anticipation of taxes and funds is all that ought to be expected from any system of paper credit.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. XI" by Various

In news:

BAE Systems has awarded Saft with $1.3 million in new funding for the continued development of a Lithium -ion (Li-ion) energy storage system for the US Army's Ground Combat Vehicle (GCV) program.
But the top two leaders of Shelby County government, which will be the sole source of local funding for the merged school system, have been vocal that the school board isn't making merger decisions quickly enough.
County used Recovery Act funds to upgrade neighborhood's water system.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology is preparing to fund up to $10 million in projects geared at coming up with a better way to manage identities online than the traditional user name and password system.
Part of the US Department of Transportation's requirement for up to $25 million in capital funding is that it wants a list of potential operators for the system.
The DeKalb County School System has been written up in the latest state audit report for a school federal projects fund cash overdraft in the amount of $96,023 as of June 30, 2012.
No service is more costly and more contentious than the funding system that pays for the education provided by over 600 school districts.
The article would fund a new wood pellet heating system for the town garage and fire station.
A new report by a consultant to the California Teachers' Retirement System, or Calstrs, shows that returns from large US buyout funds are lagging many of the pension 's internal benchmarks.
The fund could run out of money in less than 70 years, the executive director of the pension system tells lawmakers.
Pension fund executives were among leaders in the effort to reform the financial system and end the doctrine of too big to fail.
Students from the State University of New York system have produced a YouTube video petition imploring Gov David Patterson to restore funding to the higher education system.
When it comes to retirement systems, levels of funding and liability are all over the map.
The FAA may not meet its deadlines or funding on a new airplane GPS system.
The union is down on both the Tier VI proposal and the governor's desire to yoke the increase in school funding to the adoption of a more rigorous teacher evaluation system.

In science:

This work is supported by NSF of China and a Fund from National Education Department of China. 2This author was partially supported by Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences during his visit to this academy. 3 Su Y, Zhao K.
Simple algebras of Weyl type
Institutional support has been provided from the GSU College of Arts and Sciences and from the Research Program Enhancement fund of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia, administered through the GSU Office of the Vice President for Research.
Stellar Wind Variations During the X-ray High and Low States of Cygnus X-1
We come back to this in §6. ∗The research reported in this paper is supported by EPSRC grants EP/F037058 and EP/F035594. †Maria Teresa Llano is partially funded by a BAE Systems studentship.
Discovery of Invariants through Automated Theory Formation
The universal minimal system for the group of homeomorphisms of the Cantor set, Fund.
Random Orderings and Unique Ergodicity of Automorphism Groups
Snoha, Topological entropy of nonautonomous piecewise monotone dynamical systems on the interval, Fund.
Entropy of homeomorphisms on unimodal inverse limit spaces