Meaning of “stipend” in the English Dictionary

"stipend" in American English

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stipendnoun [ C ]

us /ˈstɑɪ·pend, -pənd/

a fixed, regular income that is usually not based on an amount of work done:

As a student advisor, she gets a monthly stipend from the college.

(Definition of “stipend” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"stipend" in Business English

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stipendnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈstaɪpend/ us FINANCE

an amount of money that is paid regularly to someone, especially for work or training that is usually unpaid:

An $80-a-month stipend covers each volunteer's personal expenses.
In addition to their regular salaries, the coaches receive a stipend of up to $6,000 a year.
an annual/monthly stipend

(Definition of “stipend” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)