Rensselaer County Government Grants (New York)

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

Rensselaer Phillipsburg Department of Education Rensselaer NY 555 Broadway 12144 908-213-2560


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

East Nassau Highway Department East Nassau NY 599 Central Nassau Road 12062 518-766-9417

Rensselaer County Highway Department Berlin NY Sand Bank Road 12022 518-658-3205

Rensselaer Transportation Department Rensselaer NY 288 Troy Road 12144 518-286-2300

Town Of Sand Lake Highway Department West Sand Lake NY 25 Springer Road 12196 518-674-3011

Troy Highway Superintendent Troy NY 308 Town Office Road 12180 518-279-3461

A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Rensselaer County, New York. 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 Rensselaer County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Rensselaer County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.

Hoosick Housing Authority Hoosick Falls NY WOOD PARK Ln 12090 518-686-5408

Troy Housing Authority Troy NY 1 Eddys Lane 12180 518-273-3600


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

Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce Troy NY 90 4th Street 12180 518-274-7020


A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Rensselaer County, New York. The federal VA, as well as local Rensselaer County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Rensselaer 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 East Greenbush NY 100 Hays Road 12061 518-477-7770

Veterans of Foreign Wars Nassau NY 107 Lyons Lake Road 12123 518-766-3577

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1938 Valley Falls NY 242 Poplar Avenue 12185 518-753-7707

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7466 Poestenkill NY 25 Veterans Street 12140 518-283-4661

Veterans of Lansingburgh Inc Troy NY 777 1st Avenue 12182 518-233-8656