A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in St. John the Baptist 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 St. John the Baptist Parish government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Assumption Department of Education Laplace LA 6 Lewis Street 70068 985-369-2980
La Place Terrebonne Parish Department of Education Laplace LA 1614 Main Street 70068 985-851-1553
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in St. John the Baptist 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 St. John the Baptist Parish supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund St. John the Baptist Parish low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Garyville Housing Authority Garyville LA 366 Historic West Street 70051 985-535-2598
Reserve Housing Authority Reserve LA 144 East 13th Street 70084 985-536-3481
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana. The federal Department of Transportation offers several St. John the Baptist 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. St. John the Baptist Parish government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
La Place Transportation Department Laplace LA 997 Bert Street 70068 985-652-9880
St Johns Parish Roads & Bridges Laplace LA 1801 West Airline Highway, 110 70068 985-652-9569
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana. The federal VA, as well as local St. John the Baptist Parish branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The St. John the Baptist 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.
Laplace Veterans Affairs Division Laplace LA 102 East Airline Highway 70068 985-652-5104
Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs Reserve LA 4080 West Airline Highway 70084 985-479-4080
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to St. John the Baptist 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.
River Region Chamber-Commerce Laplace LA 301 West Airline Highway 70068 985-359-9777
St. John the Baptist Parish Economic Development Department Laplace LA 1801 West Airline Highway 70068 985-652-9569