Avoyelles 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 Avoyelles 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 Avoyelles Parish government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.

Avoca Community Department of Education Marksville LA 221 Tunica Drive West 71351 712-343-6915

Marksville Santa Rosa County Department of Education Marksville LA 136 South Fair Street 71351 850-983-5640

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

Bunkie Chamber of Commerce Bunkie LA 110 Northwest Main Street 71322 318-346-2575

Marksville Chamber of Commerce Marksville LA 113 North Main Street 71351 318-253-8599

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

Bunkie Housing Authority Bunkie LA 712 Keller Street 71322 318-346-6838

Cottonport Housing Authority Cottonport LA 650 Jacob Drive 71327 318-876-3457

Marksville Housing Authority Marksville LA 110 North Hillside Drive 71351 318-253-9256

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

Bunkie Transportation Department Bunkie LA 1473 Louisiana 115 71322 318-346-4582

Mansura Transportation Department Mansura LA 1036 Louisiana 115 71350 318-253-7074

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

Veterans Affairs Department Marksville LA 312 North Main Street 71351 318-253-9437