Kern County Government Grants (California)

Search for Kern County, CA government grants. A government grant search provides information on applying for government grants, government grant programs, government grant eligibility, grant application process, education grants, language study grants, nonprofit government grants, housing grants, economic development grants, violence against women grants, veterans grants, environmental grants, Social Security service grants, and school grants.


A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Kern County, California. 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 Kern County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.

Bakersfield CA Department of Education Bakersfield CA 7311 Rosedale Highway 93308 661-589-3830

Bakersfield California Department of Education Bakersfield CA 7301 Remington Avenue 93309 661-832-0609

Kern High Department of Education Bakersfield CA 3701 East Belle Terrace 93307 661-827-3199

Taft City Department of Education Taft CA 820 6th Street 93268 661-763-1521


A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Kern County, California. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Kern 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.

Arvin Chamber of Commerce Arvin CA 300 South Hill Street 93203 661-854-2265

Boron Chamber of Commerce Boron CA 26962 Twenty Mule Team Road 93516 760-762-5810

Buttonwillow Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture Buttonwillow CA 104 West 2nd Street 93206 661-764-5406

California City Chamber-Cmmrce California CA 8001 California City Boulevard 93505 760-373-8676

Delano Chamber of Commerce Delano CA 931 High Street 93215 661-725-2518

Greater Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce Bakersfield CA 1725 Eye Street 93301 661-327-4421

Inyokern California Chamber of Commerce Inyokern CA PO Box 232 93527 760-377-5440

Kern River Valley Chamber of Commerce Lake Isabella CA 6404 Lake Isabella Boulevard 93240 760-379-5236

Kernville Chamber of Commerce Kernville CA 11447 Kernville Road 93238 760-376-2629

Lamont Chamber of Commerce Lamont CA 12312 Main Street 93241 661-845-1992

Mojave Chamber of Commerce Mojave CA 16144 H Street 93501 661-824-2481

Oildale California Chamber of Commerce Bakersfield CA PO Box 5551 93388 661-873-4709

Pine Mountain Club California Chamber of Commerce Frazier Park CA 3717 Mount Pinos Way 93225 805-245-1212

Ridgecrest Chamber of Commerce Ridgecrest CA 128 East California Avenue 93555 760-375-8331

Rosamond Chamber of Commerce Rosamond CA 2861 Diamond Street 93560 661-256-3248

Shafter California Chamber of Commerce Shafter CA 150 Central Valley Highway 93263 661-746-2600

Taft Chamber of Commerce Taft CA 400 West Side Highway 93268 661-765-2165

Tehachapi Chamber of Commerce Tehachapi CA 209 East Tehachapi Boulevard 93561 661-822-4180


A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Kern County, California. 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 Kern County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Kern County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.

Arvin Housing Authority Arvin CA 701 Meyer Street 93203 661-854-2389

Bakersfield Housing Authority Bakersfield CA 714 Smith Street 93307 661-831-4248

Delano Housing Authority Delano CA 327 Dover Pl 93215 661-725-9676

Kern County Housing Authority McFarland CA 106 11th Street 93250 661-792-1614

Kern County Housing Authority Shafter CA 300 Terra Vista Lane 93263 661-746-2583

Lamont Housing Authority Lamont CA 7823 Emperor Ave 93241 661-845-3951


A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Kern County, California. 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 Kern County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Kern County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.

Bakersfield Social Security Office Bakersfield CA 2575 Haley Street 93305 866-366-9558

Bakersfield Social Security Office Bakersfield CA 5300 Office Park Drive 93309 661-861-4242

Delano Social Security Office Delano CA 2234 Girard Street 93215 661-725-3721


A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Kern County, California. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Kern 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. Kern County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.

Bakersfield Transportation Department Bakersfield CA 1824 Norris Road 93308 661-391-4741

California Department Of Transportation Taft CA 27450 Highway 33 93268 661-765-4161

California Department Of Transportation Tehachapi CA 320 West Tehachapi Boulevard 93561 661-822-3226

City Of Arvin Transportation Department Arvin CA 165 Plumtree Drive 93203 661-854-3139

Delano Transportation Department Delano CA 805 South Lexington Street 93215 661-725-1166

Kern County Roads Department Bakersfield CA 2260 Curnow Road 93313 661-832-1493

Kern County Roads Department Wasco CA 15078 California 43 93280 661-758-2773

Kern County Roads Department Rosamond CA 30th Street West 93560 661-256-3143

Lebec Roads Department Lebec CA 1536 Lebec Service Road 93243 661-248-6535

Mojave Roads Department Mojave CA 2200 Nadeau Street 93501 661-824-4074

Mojave Transportation Department Mojave CA 2211 Nadeau Street 93501 661-824-4156

Mount Vernon Maintenance Roads Bakersfield CA 2200 Steele Avenue 93307 661-327-9396


A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Kern County, California. The federal VA, as well as local Kern County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Kern 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.

Bakersfield Veterans Affairs Clinic Bakersfield CA 1110 Golden State Avenue 93301 661-322-0101

California Veterans Assistance Bakersfield CA 2215 Buena Vista Street 93304 661-324-2001

California Veterans Assistance Bakersfield CA 729 Decatur Street 93308 661-399-2490

Greenhorn Mountain Veterans Association Glennville CA 100 Pascoe Road 93226 661-536-8330

Kern County Veterans Service Department Ridgecrest CA 400 North China Lake Boulevard 93555 760-384-5826

Kern County Veterans Service Department Bakersfield CA 1120 Golden State Avenue 93301 661-868-7300

Shafter Veteran Department Shafter CA 309 California Avenue 93263 661-746-5001