direct Federal financial assistance
direct Federal financial assistance orFederal financial assistance provided directlymeans that the Government or a DOL social service intermediary provider under this part selects the provider and either purchases services from that provider (e.g.,via a contract) or awards funds to that provider to carry out a service (e.g.,via grant or cooperative agreement). In general, Federal financial assistance shall be treated as direct, unless it meets the definition ofindirect Federal financial assistanceorFederal financial assistance provided indirectly.
29 CFR § 2.31
As used in the regulations in this subpart: