A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Sangamon 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 Sangamon County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Eastman Illinois Department of Education Springfield IL Monument Avenue 62702 815-943-4022
Springfield Higher Department of Education Springfield IL 100 North 1st Street, 1 62702 360-753-7800
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Sangamon County, Illinois. The federal VA, as well as local Sangamon County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Sangamon 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.
Amvets Springfield IL 2200 South 6th Street 62703 217-528-4713
Disabled American Veterans Springfield IL 809 South Grand Avenue West 62704 217-528-1200
Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs Springfield IL 833 South Spring Street 62704 217-782-6641
US Department of Veterans Affairs Springfield, IL Vet Center Springfield IL 1227 South 9th Street 62703 217-492-4955
Veterans of Foreign Wars Chatham IL 501 West Mulberry Street 62629 217-483-4613
Veterans of Foreign Wars Auburn IL 408 West Jefferson Street 62615 217-438-6218
Veterans of Foreign Wars Springfield IL 2349 Stockyard Road 62702 217-789-4725
Veterans of Foreign Wars Springfield IL 3300 Constitution Drive 62711 217-546-2128
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 755 Springfield IL 2211 Old Jacksonville Road 62704 217-546-9515
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Sangamon County, Illinois. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Sangamon 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.
Chatham Area Chamber of Commerce Chatham IL 320 North Main Street 62629 217-483-6450
The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce Springfield IL 1011 South 2nd Street 62704 217-525-1173
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Sangamon County, Illinois. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Sangamon 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. Sangamon County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Chatham Township Road & Bridge Chatham IL 6749 Lick Road 62629 217-483-5041
Illinois Department of Transportation Springfield IL 2300 South Dirksen Parkway 62703 217-782-2151
Illinois Division Federal Highway Administration Springfield IL 3250 Executive Park Drive 62703 217-492-4608
Pawnee Township Road District Pawnee IL 505 5th Street 62558 217-625-7523
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Sangamon 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 Sangamon County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Sangamon County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Springfield Housing Authority Springfield IL 54 Brandon Drive 62703 217-241-1974
A Department of Labor operates at the state or federal level to develop employment opportunities, improve workforce competitiveness, and promote safe working conditions in Sangamon County, Illinois. The federal Department of Labor offers multiple government grant programs, including job training grants, public employment grants, and unemployment grants. They also offer non-profit grants, health and safety grants, and veteran employment grants. State Departments of Labor may also provide Sangamon County grant programs. More information about government grants is available on the Sangamon County Department of Labor website.
Springfield IL Department of Labor Springfield IL 1 West Old State Capitol Plaza 62701 217-782-6206
Springfield Illinois Department of Labor Springfield IL 900 South Spring Street 62704 217-782-9386
A Department of Justice operates at the federal or state level to enforce the law and ensure public safety in Sangamon County, Illinois. The U.S. Department of Justice offers several Sangamon County government grants, including federal assistance to scholars and experts, law enforcement grants, and violence against women grants, which protect victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. State Departments of Justice may also provide grants for Sangamon County law enforcement and legal assistant programs. Departments of Justice provide information on their government grant programs on their websites.
Springfield Illinois Department of Justice Springfield IL 707 North 15th Street 62702 217-557-1030
Springfield Illinois Department of Justice Springfield IL 318 South 6th Street 62701 217-528-1824