A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Boone County, Missouri. 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 Boone County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Mentoring Tomorrow's Leaders - Department of Education Columbia MO 2100 Interstate 70 Drive Southwest 65203 954-683-0531
Mo - Department of Education Columbia MO 108 West Craig Street 65202 573-442-4926
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Boone County, Missouri. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Boone 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. Boone County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Centralia Special Road District Centralia MO 431 North Fullenwider Street 65240 573-682-2864
US Transportation Department Ashland Ashland MO South Rangeline Road 65010 573-442-1051
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Boone County, Missouri. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Boone 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.
Chamber of Commerce Centralia MO 101 West Singleton Street 65240 573-682-2272
Columbia Chamber of Commerce Columbia MO 300 South Providence Road 65203 573-874-1132
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Boone County, Missouri. 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 Boone County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Boone County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Columbia Housing Authority Columbia MO 201 Switzler Street 65203 573-443-2556
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Boone County, Missouri. 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 Boone County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Boone County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
Columbia Social Security Office Columbia MO 803 Gray Oak Drive 65201 866-563-9108
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Boone County, Missouri. The federal VA, as well as local Boone County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Boone 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.
Missouri Veterans Commission Columbia MO 601 Business Loop 70 West, 214a 65203 573-882-5135
Missouri Veterans Commission Columbia MO 1500 Vandiver Drive, 107 65202 573-882-5135
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 280 Columbia MO 1509 Ashley Street 65201 573-442-8413