A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Bureau County, Illinois. 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 Bureau County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Public Wilmette Avoca Dist 37 Wilmette Dist 39 Department of Education Spring Valley IL Dover Drive 61362 847-256-2450
Tonica Department of Education Princeton IL 3 North Pine Street 61356 815-442-3111
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Bureau County, Illinois. 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 Bureau County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Bureau County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Bureau County Housing Authority Spring Valley IL 415 West Erie Street 61362 815-664-4888
Bureau County Housing Authority Princeton IL 444 South Church Street 61356 815-879-8106
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Bureau County, Illinois. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Bureau 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.
Princeton Area Chamber of Commerce Princeton IL 435 South Main Street 61356 815-875-2616
Walnut Illinois Chamber of Commerce Walnut IL PO Box 56 61376 815-379-2141
Wyanet Illinois Chamber of Commerce Wyanet IL PO Box 125 61379 815-699-2631
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Bureau County, Illinois. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Bureau 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. Bureau County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Princeton Transportation Department Princeton IL 17999 1500 North Avenue 61356 815-875-2287
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Bureau County, Illinois. The federal VA, as well as local Bureau County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Bureau 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 Wyanet IL 214 East Main Street 61379 815-699-2275
Veterans of Foreign Wars Spring Valley IL 103 East Saint Paul Street 61362 815-447-2460