Eligible Recipient [Public Health and Welfare] Law and Legal Definition

According to 42 USCS § 3122 [Title 42. The Public Health and Welfare; Chapter 38. Public Works and Economic Development], the term "eligible recipient" means-- "(A) In general.

(i) an economic development district;

(ii) an Indian tribe;

(iii) a State;

(iv) a city or other political subdivision of a State, including a special purpose unit of a State or local government engaged in economic or infrastructure development activities, or a consortium of political subdivisions;

(v) an institution of higher education or a consortium of institutions of higher education; or

(vi) a public or private nonprofit organization or association acting in cooperation with officials of a political subdivision of a State.

(B) Training, research, and technical assistance grants. In the case of grants under section 207 [42 USCS § 3147], the term "eligible recipient" also includes private individuals and for-profit organizations."