The United States government and District of Columbia's office of finance has set aside $12,022.00 million dollars in federal grants and $9,659.00 million dollars in other types of federal financial aid for citizens who live in the state of District of Columbia. As long as you have a valid citizenship certificate (green card) or a permanent resident certificate, you could be eligible to apply and receive District of Columbia federal grants.

Government funding in District of Columbia is distributed to various economic sectors, with the majority of the budget in business, education (pell & college grants), housing, veteran, and personal grants.

  • District of Columbia Small Business Grants: Starting and running a small business in District of Columbia can be a risky task. More than 1,257 businesses or even large corporations declare bankruptcy every single year. To reduce the risks, you have to research into as many funding sources as possible. Here is more information on District of Columbia Small Business Grants.
  • District of Columbia Education Grants: Education is an important sector in District of Columbia. The local government in District of Columbia invest over $1,589,567,803.00 dollars every year in elementary and secondary institutions alone. Education grants are available for students or even teachers in District of Columbia to finish and enhance their level of education. Here is more information on District of Columbia Education Grants.
  • District of Columbia Housing Grants: At an average market value of $443,300.00 per real estate property, there are more than 296,000 housing units in the state of District of Columbia. With an average annual household income of $57,936.00, less than 44.10% of the people actually paid off their mortgages. A good portion of the residents in District of Columbia cannot afford to pay off their mortgages. department of finance has set aside financial assistance in the form of housing grants to individuals in need, especially if you work at home. Here is more information on District of Columbia Housing Grants.
  • District of Columbia Veteran Grants: Residents of District of Columbia who have enrolled or who are current serving the military, naval, and air foce are entitled to claim and receive government grants in the form of veteran grants. Here's more information on District of Columbia Veteran Grants.
  • District of Columbia Personal Grants: The local state government in District of Columbia does not offer financial aid to its residents for personal needs such as getting out of debt, financing a vehicle...etc. But, District of Columbia residents are eligible to apply for personal grants to receive financial help to carry out a public purpose of support or stimulation to the ecomony of District of Columbia. Here's more information on District of Columbia 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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