A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Upson 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 Upson County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Adamsville Houston County Department of Education Roberta GA 2285 Old Minor Road 31078 478-929-3333
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Upson County, Georgia. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Upson 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. Upson County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Georgia Department Of Transportation Thomaston GA 715 Andrews Drive 30286 706-646-6900
Upson County Road Department Thomaston GA 2440 Yatesville Highway 30286 706-647-7452
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Upson County, Georgia. 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 Upson County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Upson County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Thomaston Housing Authority Thomaston GA 102 Adams Street 30286 706-647-9344
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Upson County, Georgia. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Upson 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.
Thomaston-Upson County Chamber of Commerce Thomaston GA 110 West Main Street 30286 706-647-9686
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Upson County, Georgia. The federal VA, as well as local Upson County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Upson 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.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Thomaston GA VFW Drive 30286 706-938-1212
Veterans of Foreign Wars Thomaston GA 300 Veterans Drive 30286 706-938-1212
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6447 Thomaston GA 125 Veterans Drive 30286 706-938-1093