A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Lawrence County, Arkansas. As part of this mission, Departments of Education distribute grants and federal funding, including education block grants, Title I grants, and IDEA grants. They also award School Improvement Grants, Teacher Incentive Funds, and Pell Grants, in addition to other student loans and grants. Students, teachers, and educators can learn more about Lawrence County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Norheast Department of Education Walnut Ridge AR 211 West Hickory Street 72476 870-886-7717
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Lawrence County, Arkansas. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Lawrence County local Chambers of Commerce as well as grants through multiple bureaus. It also provides market development awards for non-profit industries, including trade associations. Local Chambers of Commerce may also help member businesses secure Small Business Administration grants, business development grants, and economic development funding. Chambers of Commerce provide information about government grant programs on their websites.
Chamber of Commerce Walnut Ridge AR 109 Southwest Front Street 72476 870-886-3232
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Lawrence County, Arkansas. At the federal level, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operates over 20 government grant programs, including affordable housing development grants, community and economic development grants, fair housing grants, and rental assistance grants. HUD also offers Lawrence County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Lawrence County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Imboden Housing Authority Imboden AR 102 East 4th Street 72434 870-869-2731
Portia Housing Authority Walnut Ridge AR 502 West Front Street 72476 870-886-5304