Definitions of grant
a legal conveyance (=transfer of title) or the action of a judge or a court etc in formally granting (=officially allowing) something
We have received notification of the grant of leave to appeal against my client's conviction.
an amount of money that the government or other organization gives you for a specific purpose and which you do not have to pay back
There are no government grants to cover either living expenses or college fees.
the action of granting (=officially allowing) something
The grant of a license is conditioned upon the provision of service to customers within a reasonable time.