A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Ouachita 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 Ouachita Parish government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Monroe Orleans Parish Department of Education Monroe LA 100 Bry Street 71201 504-940-1160
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. The federal VA, as well as local Ouachita Parish branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Ouachita 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.
Disabled American Veterans Monroe LA 1201 Hudson Lane 71201 318-322-0400
Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs West Monroe LA 704 Cypress Street 71291 318-362-5137
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Ouachita 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.
Monroe Chamber of Commerce Monroe LA 212 Walnut Street 71201 318-323-3461
West Monroe Chamber-Commerce West Monroe LA 112 Professional Drive 71291 318-325-1961
Winnfield Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Monroe LA 1900 North 18th Street 71201 318-387-4600
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Ouachita 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 Ouachita Parish supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Ouachita Parish low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Monroe Housing Authority Monroe LA 300 Harrison Street 71201 318-388-1500
A Department of Justice operates at the federal or state level to enforce the law and ensure public safety in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. The U.S. Department of Justice offers several Ouachita Parish 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 Ouachita Parish law enforcement and legal assistant programs. Departments of Justice provide information on their government grant programs on their websites.
Monroe Louisiana Department of Justice Monroe LA 201 Jackson Street 71201 318-322-8370
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. Social Security provides services for eligible people, including retirement benefits, and it also provides government grants. Social Security's research and demonstration grants fund innovative research that help manage and administer Ouachita Parish Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Ouachita Parish offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
Monroe Social Security Office Monroe LA 1120 Plaza Boulevard 71201 318-387-2151
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Ouachita 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. Ouachita Parish government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Monroe Transportation Department Monroe LA 8010 Desiard Street 71203 318-342-0100