Most people are confused about personal grants in Arkansas. If you live in the state of Arkansas 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 Arkansas for its residents under certain circumstances - the use of the financial funding must have a meaningful purpose to the economy of Arkansas.

Personal Grants for Work At Home Residents of Arkansas

With the aid from the federal government, the department of finance & economic growth in Arkansas is able to provide financial support to residents who work at home. According to the latest research, in Arkansas, there are over 29,368 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 Arkansas and have a registered business in Arkansas. 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 Arkansas

Not all students or teachers are eligible to apply for personal education grants in Arkansas. According to US Census,

In Arkansas:

  • 82.40% have high school diplomas
  • 18.90% have at least one post secondary degree
  • 6.10% have at least one graduate school degree

As you do not have to pay back the amount of grants given to you, Arkansas'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 Arkansas.

Personal Grants for Veterans in Arkansas

There are more than 189,600 veterans (both active and retired) in Arkansas. 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 Arkansas.

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. Arkansas residents apply for different types of state government grants by contacting Arkansas financial aid agencies, or

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in Arkansas are browsing from the following cities: Parkin, Perryville, Lakeview, Caddo Gap, Branch, Conway, Bella Vista, Heber Springs, Monticello, McDougal

Recent State Funding Opportunities

Below is a list of opportunities recently published in the local state:

Funding Opportunity
Head Start/Early Head Start Recipient -- Communities in the state of Arkansas (Apply for HHS 2024 ACF OHS CH R6 0106)

Funding Number: HHS 2024 ACF OHS CH R6 0106
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $13,293,596
FY23 Arkansas Technical Assistance Projects (Apply for USDA NRCS AR MULTI 23 NOFO0001253)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS AR MULTI 23 NOFO0001253
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture
Funding Amount: $3,000,000
FY 22 Arkansas Technical Assistance Projects (Apply for USDA NRCS AR MULTI 22 NOFO0001138)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS AR MULTI 22 NOFO0001138
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture
Funding Amount: $3,000,000
Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) for Federal fiscal year (FY) 2021 – ARKANSAS (Apply for USDA NRCS AR CIG 21 NOFO0001059)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS AR CIG 21 NOFO0001059
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $150,000
FY 2021 Arkansas Technical Assistance Projects (Apply for USDA NRCS AR MULTI 21 NOFO0001046)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS AR MULTI 21 NOFO0001046
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $3,000,000
Head Start/Early Head Start Grantee -- Communities in the state of Arkansas (Apply for HHS 2021 ACF OHS CH R06 1895)

Funding Number: HHS 2021 ACF OHS CH R06 1895
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $2,552,036
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Expansion - Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, and South Carolina (Apply for HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH 1818)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH 1818
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $4,027,077
NRCS’ Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) for Federal fiscal year (FY) 2020 – Arkansas (Apply for USDA NRCS AR CIG NOF001009)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS AR CIG NOF001009
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $150,000
Interior Least Tern Monitoring on the McClellan Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System in the Little Rock Corps District (Apply for W81EWF 20 SOI 0016)

Funding Number: W81EWF 20 SOI 0016
Agency: Department of Defense, Engineer Research and Development Center
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $58,000
Arkansas easement restoration (Apply for USDA NRCS AR MULTI 20 GEN0010468)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS AR MULTI 20 GEN0010468
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $5,000,000

 

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