Olmsted County Government Grants (Minnesota)

A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Olmsted County, Minnesota. 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 Olmsted County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.

Rochester US Department of Education Rochester MN 330 Elton Hills Drive Northwest 55901 507-289-2371

A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Olmsted County, Minnesota. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Olmsted 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. Olmsted County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.

Minnesota Department of Transportation Rochester MN 2900 48th Street Northwest 55901 507-286-7500

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Olmsted County, Minnesota. The federal VA, as well as local Olmsted County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Olmsted 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.

Olmsted County Veterans Service Rochester MN 2100 Campus Drive Southeast, 200 55904 507-328-6355

US Department of Veterans Affairs-Rochester Veteran Affair Clinic Rochester MN 3900 55th Street Northwest 55901 507-252-0885

Veterans of Foreign Wars Rochester MN 16 6th Street Southwest 55902 507-289-6818

A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Olmsted County, Minnesota. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Olmsted 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.

Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce Rochester MN 220 South Broadway 55904 507-288-1122

Stewartville Area Chamber of Commerce Stewartville MN 417 Main Street South 55976 507-533-6006

A Department of Labor operates at the state or federal level to develop employment opportunities, improve workforce competitiveness, and promote safe working conditions in Olmsted County, Minnesota. 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 Olmsted County grant programs. More information about government grants is available on the Olmsted County Department of Labor website.

Rochester Minnesota Department of Labor Rochester MN 1117 6th Street Northwest 55901 507-282-7891

A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Olmsted County, Minnesota. 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 Olmsted County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Olmsted County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.

Rochester Social Security Office Rochester MN 2443 Clare Lane Northeast 55906 507-289-1667