A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Washington 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 Washington Parish government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Vermilion Parish of Department of Education Franklinton LA 800 Main Street 70438 337-893-2899
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Washington Parish, Louisiana. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Washington 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.
Bogalusa Chamber of Commerce Bogalusa LA 608 Willis Avenue 70427 985-735-5731
Franklinton Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Franklinton LA 40643 Highway 1056 70438 985-839-4125
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Washington 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 Washington Parish supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Washington Parish low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Bogalusa Housing Authority Bogalusa LA 1000 Union Avenue 70427 985-735-6533
Washington Parish Housing Authority Franklinton LA 1724 Greenlaw Street 70438 985-839-5635
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Washington 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 Washington Parish Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Washington Parish offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
Bogalusa Social Security Office Bogalusa LA 205 Arkansas Avenue 70427 985-735-6579
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Washington Parish, Louisiana. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Washington 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. Washington Parish government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Louisiana State Transportation and Development Department Franklinton LA 23168 East Fairgrounds Road 70438 985-839-3449
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Washington Parish, Louisiana. The federal VA, as well as local Washington Parish branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Washington 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 Bogalusa LA 214 Arkansas Avenue 70427 985-732-6607