Definitions for "Cooperative Agreement"
refers to any agreement between an outside organization and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers defining the functions and responsibilities of each party to the agreement.
A support mechanism used when there will be substantial Federal scientific or programmatic involvement. Substantial involvement means that, after award, scientific or program staff will assist, guide, coordinate, or participate in project activities.
Federal assistance agreement. Distinguished from grants based on the level of federal involvement. If the government is substantially involved in programmatic work under the award, the assistance arrangement is a cooperative agreement.
a legal document that establishes how the funds will be managed once they are deposited into the SIB
a financing arrangement between public entities