The US government and California's department of finance has set aside $90,919.00 million dollars in federal grants and $61,971.00 million dollars in other types of government funding for residents who live in the state of California. As long as you have a valid citizenship card (green card) or a permanent resident certificate, you may be entitled to apply and receive California federal grants.

Government grants in California is distributed to different sectors, with the majority of the budget in business, education (pell & college grants), housing, veteran, and personal grants.

  • California Small Business Grants: Starting and running a business in California can be a risky task. More than 241,979 small businesses or even large corporations go into bankruptcy every single year. To minimize the risks, you have to look into as many funding sources as possible. Here is more information on California Small Business Grants.
  • California Education Grants: Education plays an important sector in California. The federal administration in California invest over $73,868,615,768.00 dollars per year in elementary and secondary institutions alone. Education grants are made available for students or even teachers in California to finish and enhance their level of education. Here is more information on California Education Grants.
  • California Housing Grants: At an average value of $458,500.00 per real estate property, there are around 13,600,000 housing units in California. With an average annual household income of $61,021.00, less than 57.50% of the people actually paid off their homes. A good portion of the residents in California is not able to afford to pay off their mortgages. department of finance has set aside financial aid in the form of housing grants to the residents in need, especially if you work at home. Here is more information on California Housing Grants.
  • California Veteran Grants: Residents of California who have enrolled or who are current serving the military, naval, and air foce are entitled to apply and receive government grants in the form of veteran grants. Here's more information on California Veteran Grants.
  • California Personal Grants: The local state government in California does not offer financial help to its residents for personal needs such as getting out of debt, financing a vehicle...etc. But, California residents are eligible to apply for personal grants to receive financial assistance to carry out a public purpose of support or stimulation to the ecomony of California. Here's more information on California Personal Grants.

Recent State Funding Opportunities

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

 

Government Grants in Local States

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Grant application guides and resources

It is always free to apply for government grants. However the process may be very complex depending on the funding opportunity you are applying for. Let us help you!

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