Bonus vs. Stipend

Bonus vs. Stipend — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Bonus and Stipend

Bonusnoun

Something given or paid in addition to what is usual or expected.

Stipendnoun

A fixed and regular payment, such as a salary for services rendered or an allowance.

Bonusnoun

A sum of money or an equivalent given to an employee in addition to the employee's usual compensation.

Stipendnoun

A scholarship granted to a student.

Bonusnoun

A sum of money in addition to salary that is given to a professional athlete for signing up with a team.

Stipendnoun

A fixed payment, generally small and occurring at regular intervals; a modest allowance.

My stipend for doing public service is barely enough to cover living expenses.

Bonusnoun

A subsidy from a government to an industry.

Stipendverb

To provide (someone) with a stipend.

Bonusnoun

A sum of money paid by a government to a war veteran.

Stipendnoun

a sum of money allotted on a regular basis; usually for some specific purpose

Bonusnoun

A premium, as of stock, that is given by a corporation to another party, such as a purchaser of its securities.

Bonusnoun

A sum of money that is paid by a corporation in excess of interest or royalties charged for the granting of a privilege or a loan to that corporation.

Bonusnoun

(Basketball) An additional free throw awarded to a player who has been fouled when the opposing team has committed more than a specified number of fouls during a period of play.

Bonusnoun

Something extra that is good; an added benefit.

Bonusnoun

An extra sum given as a premium, e.g. to an employee or to a shareholder.

The employee of the week receives a bonus for his excellent work.

Bonusnoun

(video games) An addition to the player's score based on performance, e.g. for time remaining.

Bonusnoun

(basketball) One or more free throws awarded to a team when the opposing team has accumulated enough fouls.

Bonusverb

(transitive) To pay a bonus, premium

Bonusnoun

anything that tends to arouse;

his approval was an added fillip

Bonusnoun

an additional payment (or other remuneration) to employees as a means of increasing output