The United States government has set aside $4,084.00 in government grants and $3,399.00 in other form of governmental financial funding across all the states to eligible applicants. Veterans who are currently residing in the state of Maine may be eligible to apply for various types of veteran grants and benefits. According to the local military office in Maine, 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 Maine are eligible to apply for additional health care benefits provided by the federal government. There are currently 138,600 veterans in the state of Maine - 128,200 male veterans and 10,300 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 Maine

There are currently more than 101,400 veterans in Maine who are "war time" veterans, which means they have been involved in one of the following wars:

  • More than 30,300 of 101,400 soldiers entered and survived the Gulf War
  • More than 49,800 of 101,400 soldiers entered and survived the Vietnam Era
  • More than 15,000 of 101,400 soldiers entered and survived the Korean Conflict
  • More than 11,200 of 101,400 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 Maine.

Veteran Education Grants, Veteran Small Business Grants, and Veteran Housing Grants in Maine

The office of finance in Maine has set aside governmental funding in education grants, small business grants, and housing grants only to qualified veterans in the state of Maine. 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 Maine are not only eligible to apply for small business grants that are available to all residents of Maine, 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 Maine, contact Maine financial aid agencies, or

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in Maine are browsing from the following cities: Raymond, Jackman, Machiasport, Cape Neddick, Livermore, Hallowell, Carmel, Oxford, East Poland, Ogunquit

Recent State Funding Opportunities

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

Funding Opportunity
NRCS Maine Certified Nutrient Management Planner (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS ME MULTI 22 NOFO0001192
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $90,000
Conservation Innovation Grants Maine State Program (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS ME CIG 22 NOFO0001177
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $75,000
The National Farmworker Jobs Program (NFJP) Career Services and Training Grants Reopening for Maine (apply)

Funding Number: FOA ETA 20 08 B
Agency: Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
Category: Employment, Labor and Training
Funding Amount: $109,629
NRCS’ Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) for Federal fiscal year (FY) 2021 – Maine (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS ME CIG 21 NOFO0001101
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $75,000
Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) for Federal fiscal year (FY) 2020 –Maine (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS ME CIG 20 NOFO0001014
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $75,000
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Waldo County, Maine (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R01 1636
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $2,221,935
Maine Acadian Culture Project (apply)

Funding Number: NPS 19 NERO 0037
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Category: Education
Funding Amount: $74,470
Maine Acadian Culture Project (MAAC) (apply)

Funding Number: NPS 18 NERO 0053
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Category: Education
Funding Amount: $74,470
Maine Acadian Culture Project (apply)

Funding Number: NPS 18 NERO 0052
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Category: Education
Funding Amount: $377,270
Family-to-Family Health Information Centers – Delaware, Hawaii, Maine, Montana, Nevada (apply)

Funding Number: HRSA 18 113
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
Category: Health
Funding Amount: Case Dependent

 

Veteran Grants in Local States

Alabama Alaska Arkansas Arizona California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming

 

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!

Apply for Grants

 

Premium leads for funding administrators, grant writers, and loan issuers

Thousands of people visit our website for their funding needs every day. When a user creates a grant proposal and files for submission, we pass the information on to funding administrators, grant writers, and government loan issuers.

If you manage government grant programs, provide grant writing services, or issue personal or government loans, we can help you reach your audience.

Learn More