Definitions for "Cost Sharing"
Both the employee and the employer contribute to the member's retirement at an equal percentage of pay.
Financial contribution by the grantee; typically less than one third of the total cost; more common to research grants; a form of matching. Matching or cost sharing may be required by law, regulation, or administrative decision of an NIH IC. Costs used to satisfy matching or cost-sharing requirements are subject to the same policies governing allowability as other costs under the approved budget.
The portion of the costs of a project not charged to NEH funds. This would include cash contributions (as defined above) as well as the value of third-party in-kind contributions.
Where the patient is responsible for partial payment for services rendered.