The United States government has set aside $2,125.00 in government grants and $1,679.00 in other form of governmental financial funding across all the states to eligible applicants. Veterans who are currently residing in the state of Delaware may be eligible to apply for various types of veteran grants and benefits. According to the local military office in Delaware, to be eligible for veteran grants:
- You must be an veteran who were enlisted in the military, naval force, or air force, before September 7, 1980. Or:
- You must be an veteran who were enlisted in the military, naval force, or air force, after September 7, 1980 with at least 24 months of active duty.
Veteran Health Care Benefits
All veterans in Delaware are eligible to apply for additional health care benefits provided by the federal government. There are currently 78,200 veterans in the state of Delaware - 71,800 male veterans and 6,400 female veterans. They will be able to receive veteran health care grants as long as they are eligible for veteran grants.
Veteran Grants for Disabled in Delaware
There are currently more than 57,300 veterans in Delaware who are "war time" veterans, which means they have been involved in one of the following wars:
- More than 19,300 of 57,300 soldiers entered and survived the Gulf War
- More than 25,200 of 57,300 soldiers entered and survived the Vietnam Era
- More than 9,000 of 57,300 soldiers entered and survived the Korean Conflict
- More than 7,000 of 57,300 soldiers entered and survived the World War II
For veterans who have suffered permanent injuries during historical or active wars are eligible to apply and receive Veteran Grants for Disabled offer by the military office in Delaware.
Veteran Education Grants, Veteran Small Business Grants, and Veteran Housing Grants in Delaware
The office of finance in Delaware has set aside governmental funding in education grants, small business grants, and housing grants only to qualified veterans in the state of Delaware. It doesn't matter if you are a "war time" veteran or a "peace time" veteran, there are veteran grants available for everyone who has participated or is currently enrolling in the military, naval force, and/or air force.
For example, veterans in Delaware are not only eligible to apply for small business grants that are available to all residents of Delaware, they are also eligible to apply for small business grants for veterans as well. And vice versa with housing and education grants.
To apply for veteran grants in Delaware, contact Delaware financial aid agencies.
Recent State Funding Opportunities
Below is a list of opportunities recently published in the local state:
|Funding Number||Funding Title|
|HHS 2022 ACF OHS CH R3 0138||Head Start/Early Head Start Recipient -- Communities in the state of Delaware|
|NPS 20 REG1 0016||Collaborative Management Through Implementation of the Upper Delaware River Management Plan|
|USDA NRCS DE MULTI 20 GEN0010703||Conservation Agreements for Implementing Key Conservation Objectives in Delaware.|
|HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R07 1796||Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Dubuque, Delaware and Jackson Counties, Iowa|
|NPS 19 NERO 0136||Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Area|
|HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R03 1703||Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Delaware County, Pennsylvania|
|USDA NRCS DE 19 01||Conservation Agreements for Implementing Key Conservation Objectives in Delaware|
|HHS 2019 ACF OHS CH R03 1395||Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- The Town of Smyrna; Kent and Sussex Counties, Delaware|
|NPS 18 NERO 0183||Lower Delaware Wild and Scenic River Assistance|
|NPS 18 NERO 0161||Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor|
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