A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Monroe County, Michigan. 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 Monroe County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Clarkston Department of Education Luna Pier MI 2865 Saint Marks Drive 48157 248-623-5400
Muskegon Department of Education Carleton MI 1102 York Boulevard 48117 231-720-2000
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Monroe County, Michigan. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Monroe 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.
Milan Chamber of Commerce Milan MI 153 East Main Street 48160 734-439-7932
Monroe County Chamber of Commerce Monroe MI 1645 North Dixie Highway 48162 734-384-3366
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Monroe County, Michigan. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Monroe 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. Monroe County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Monroe County Road Commission Monroe MI 840 South Telegraph Road 48161 734-240-5100
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Monroe County, Michigan. The federal VA, as well as local Monroe County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Monroe 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.
Monroe County Veterans Bureau Monroe MI 29 Washington Street 48161 734-240-7362
Southeast Michigan Veterans Service Monroe MI 14 South Monroe Street 48161 734-242-5895
Veterans of Foreign Wars Carleton MI 700 Carleton Rockwood Road 48117 734-654-9216
Veterans of Foreign Wars Erie MI 1944 Erie Road 48133 734-848-8091
Veterans of Foreign Wars Monroe MI 400 Jones Avenue 48161 734-242-0526
Veterans of Foreign Wars Ottawa Lake MI 4120 Piehl Road 49267 734-856-3245
Veterans of Foreign Wars Petersburg MI 3977 Sylvania-Petersburg Road 49270 734-279-1730
Veterans of Foreign Wars Temperance MI 9700 Secor Road 48182 734-856-2107