A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Ottawa 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 Ottawa County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Dearborn Heights District 7 Department of Education Zeeland MI 235 Sanford Street 49464 313-203-1000
Gaylord Department of Education Grand Rapids MI 14221 Michigan 11 49534 989-705-3080
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Ottawa County, Michigan. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Ottawa 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.
Allendale Area Chamber of Commerce Allendale MI 6101 Lake Michigan Drive 49401 616-892-2632
Coopersville Area Chamber of Commerce Coopersville MI 182 East Street 49404 616-997-5164
Hudsonville Area Chamber of Commerce Hudsonville MI 3275 Central Boulevard 49426 616-662-0900
The Chamber of Commerce Grand Haven, Spring Lake, Ferrysburg Grand Haven MI 1 South Harbor Drive 49417 616-842-4910
West Coast Chamber Holland MI 272 East 8th Street 49423 616-392-2389
West Coast Chamber of Commerce Zeeland MI 149 East Main Avenue 49464 616-772-2494
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Ottawa County, Michigan. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Ottawa 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. Ottawa County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Ottawa County Road Commission Grand Haven MI 14110 Lakeshore Drive 49417 616-842-5400
Ottawa County Road Commission Holland MI 12151 Ransom Street 49424 616-399-6591
US Transportation Department Coopersville Coopersville MI 8175 Garfield Street 49404 616-837-6706
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Ottawa County, Michigan. The federal VA, as well as local Ottawa County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Ottawa 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 Coopersville MI 511 68th Avenue North 49404 616-837-9196
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2144 Holland MI 175 West 8th Street 49423 616-392-2144
Vietnam Veterans of America Holland MI 578 South Shore Drive 49423 616-393-0997