Florida Personal Grants
Most people are confused about personal grants in Florida. If you live in the state of Florida and are looking for personal financial assistance such as supplemental security income, Medicaid, or state social services, you should look into government benefits instead. Personal grants are financial aid from the local government of Florida for its residents under certain circumstances - the use of the financial funding must have a meaningful purpose to the economy of Florida.
Personal Grants for Work At Home Residents of Florida
With the aid from the federal government, the department of finance & economic growth in Florida is able to provide financial support to residents who work at home. According to the latest research, in Florida, there are over 274,647 business identities have 0 to 4 employees. This number includes people who work at home with sole proprietorship. To be eligible, you must be a resident of Florida and have a registered business in Florida. If your business is in one of the following areas: medicine, education, scientific research, and technology development, you have a higher chance of getting your grant application approved.
Personal Grants for Education for Residents of Florida
Not all students or teachers are eligible to apply for personal education grants in Florida. According to US Census,
- 85.30% have high school diplomas
- 25.30% have at least one post secondary degree
- 9.00% have at least one graduate school degree
As you do not have to pay back the amount of grants given to you, Florida's office of education ensures that personal grants are only given to individuals who need financial assistance for their education related to medicine, education, scientific research, or technology development. And recipients must use their new knowledge and skill set to improve the economy of Florida.
Personal Grants for Veterans in Florida
There are more than 1,229,100 veterans (both active and retired) in Florida. If you have enrolled, or currently participating in the military, naval force, or air force, you are eligible to apply for veteran personal grants as long as the funds are being used to stimulate the economy of Florida.
You can look at personal grants as "government grants for individuals". Therefore, there are many other types of personal grants such as personal housing grants. If an individual receives grants from the government, he or she has received a type of "personal grants". It is much harder for individuals to receive grants than it is for businesses to receive grants. Florida residents apply for different types of state government grants by contacting Florida financial aid agencies.
Grant Writing Guide(s)
Personal Grants in Local States
Recent Personal Grant Recipients
|Recipient||Project, Industry, Purpose||Amount|
|Little Chuckwagon Concession Ltd
|Project: Establish a mobile food services operation
Industry: Accommodation and Food Services
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
Purpose: New Business Startup
|Project: Establish a gas bar/convenience store
Industry: Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
Retail Trade/ Services
Purpose: New Business Startup
|Project: Capital----gabe's convenience
Industry: Retail Trade/ Services
Purpose: Business Development and Trade Shows
|Project: Marketing of new 'bandit' product
Industry: Information Not Available
|Ben Livingston amp Sons Ltd
|Project: Canadian Welding Bureau certification
Industry: Manufacturing, Mining and Energy
Purpose: Training / Certification / Wage Support