A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Kent County, Maryland. 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 Kent County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Kent County Department of Education Rock Hall MD 5608 Boundary Avenue 21661 410-778-1595
Montgomery County Maryland Department of Education Galena MD 20850 Oxford Road 21635 301-279-3617
A Department of Labor operates at the state or federal level to develop employment opportunities, improve workforce competitiveness, and promote safe working conditions in Kent County, Maryland. The federal Department of Labor offers multiple government grant programs, including job training grants, public employment grants, and unemployment grants. They also offer non-profit grants, health and safety grants, and veteran employment grants. State Departments of Labor may also provide Kent County grant programs. More information about government grants is available on the Kent County Department of Labor website.
Chestertown Maryland Department of Labor Chestertown MD 601 High Street 21620 410-778-3525
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Kent County, Maryland. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Kent County 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.
Kent County Chamber of Commerce Chestertown MD 122 North Cross Street 21620 410-810-2968
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Kent County, Maryland. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Kent County 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. Kent County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Kent County Roads Division Chestertown MD 709 Morgnec Road, 103 21620 410-778-4252
Maryland State Highway Administration Chestertown MD 615 Morgnec Road 21620 410-778-3061
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Kent County, Maryland. The federal VA, as well as local Kent County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Kent County 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 of Foreign Wars Millington MD 30922 River Road 21651 410-928-3234