Acadia Parish Government Grants (Louisiana)

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

Crowley Acadia Parish Department of Education Crowley LA 2402 North Parkerson Avenue 70526 337-783-3664

Morse Acadia Parish Department of Education Morse LA 200 Wisconsin Street 70559 337-785-0840

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

Church Point Housing Authority Church Point LA 700 South Wimberly Street 70525 337-684-2195

Crowley Housing Authority Crowley LA 200 Westwood Drive 70526 337-783-8521

Rayne Housing Authority Rayne LA 1011 The Boulevard 70578 337-334-2054

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

Crowley Chamber of Commerce Crowley LA 11 North Parkerson Avenue 70526 337-788-0177

Rayne Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Rayne LA 107 Oak Street 70578 318-334-2332

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

Crowley Transportation Department Crowley LA 114 East 1st Street 70526 337-783-4322

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

Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs Crowley LA 601 North Parkerson Avenue 70526 337-788-7539