DeSoto County Government Grants (Mississippi)

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

Olive Branch Mississippi Department of Education Olive Branch MS 1755 Craft Road 38654 662-893-6540

Southaven Mississippi Department of Education Southaven MS 2611 Central Parkway 38671 662-349-6552

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

Desoto County Road Department Hernando MS 2373 Gwynn Road 38651 662-469-8025

Desoto County Road Management Walls MS 5700 Delta View Road 38680 662-781-1601

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

Hernando Main St Chamber Of Commerce Hernando MS 421 West Commerce Street 38632 662-429-9055

Horn Lake Chamber of Commerce Horn Lake MS 3101 Goodman Road West 38637 662-393-9897

Olive Branch Chamber of Commerce Olive Branch MS 9123 Pigeon Roost Road 38654 662-895-2600

Southaven Chamber of Commerce Southaven MS 8700 Southaven Circle West 38671 662-342-6114

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

Olive Branch Social Security Office Olive Branch MS 8760 Mid South Drive 38654 866-739-4771

The Department of Defense is a federal agency responsible for national security in DeSoto County, Mississippi. It also manages the U.S. Armed Forces, including the Army, Navy, and Air Force. The Department of Defense also offers educational grants through the National Security Education Program, which awards scholarships in DeSoto County to study languages and regions critical to national security. The program also funds DeSoto County ROTC students with grants, as well as teachers, in critical language areas. The National Security Education Program and the Department of Defense websites provide more information on DeSoto County government grants.

US Department of Defense - Air Force Department Southaven MS 1306 Goodman Road East 38671 662-536-0060

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in DeSoto County, Mississippi. The federal VA, as well as local DeSoto County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The DeSoto 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 Southaven MS 1884 Veterans Drive 38671 662-393-4488

Veterans of Foreign Wars Hernando MS 4263 U.s. 51 38632 662-429-7943