A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Pierce County, Georgia. 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 Pierce County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
New Iberia Houston County Department of Education Blackshear GA 1500 Jane Street 31516 478-929-7851
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Pierce County, Georgia. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Pierce 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. Pierce County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Georgia Department of Transportation Patterson GA 6600 U.s. 84 31557 912-647-2634
Pierce County Transportation Blackshear GA 602 Cason Road 31516 912-449-2095
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Pierce County, Georgia. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Pierce 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.
Pierce County Chamber-Commerce Blackshear GA 200 Central Avenue West 31516 912-449-7044