A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Mississippi 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 Mississippi County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Gosnell Department of Education Gosnell AR 600 Arkansas 181 72315 870-532-4000
Jefferson City Houston County Department of Education Blytheville AR Georgia Avenue 72315 478-322-3397
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Mississippi County, Arkansas. Social Security provides services for eligible people, including retirement benefits, and it also provides government grants. Social Security's research and demonstration grants fund innovative research that help manage and administer Mississippi County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Mississippi County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
Blytheville Social Security Office Blytheville AR 1403 South Division Street 72315 870-763-4976
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Mississippi County, Arkansas. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Mississippi 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 Osceola AR 116 North Maple Street 72370 870-563-2281
Greater Blytheville Area Chamber of Commerce Blytheville AR 300 West Walnut Street 72315 870-762-2012
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Mississippi 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 Mississippi County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Mississippi County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Leachville Housing Authority Leachville AR 410 East 5th Street 72438 870-539-2212
Manila Housing Authority Manila AR 315 South Boston Street 72442 870-561-3412
Osceola Housing Authority Osceola AR 501 West Coston Avenue 72370 870-563-6662
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Mississippi County, Arkansas. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Mississippi County government grants, including grants for road, rail, transit, and port projects, as well as car and vanpool projects, bicycle and pedestrian facilities, and transit research and safety improvements. State Departments of Transportation provide grants for private operators, senior centers, non-profits, and transit systems. Mississippi County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Mississippi County Road Department Luxora AR 795 North Co Road 599 72358 870-658-2362
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Mississippi County, Arkansas. The federal VA, as well as local Mississippi County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Mississippi County VA also provides cemetery grants and supportive services grants for veterans and their families. VA grants both go to agencies, organizations, and individual veterans. The VA provides more information about government grants on its website.
Mississippi County Veterans Blytheville AR 1301 North 10th Street 72315 870-763-0509