The U.S. government and Massachusetts's department of finance has set aside $22,382.00 million dollars in government grants and $15,200.00 million dollars in other forms of federal financial assistance for citizens and permanent residents who reside in the state of Massachusetts. As long as you have a citizenship certificate (green card) or a permanent resident certificate, you may be entitled to apply and receive Massachusetts federal grants.

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

  • Massachusetts Small Business Grants: Starting and running a small business in Massachusetts can be a risky task. More than 22,942 businesses or even large corporations file for bankruptcy every year. To reduce the risks, you need to research into as many funding sources as possible. Here is more information on Massachusetts Small Business Grants.
  • Massachusetts Education Grants: Education is an important sector in Massachusetts. The federal government in Massachusetts spend over $14,444,055,769.00 dollars every year in elementary and secondary institutions alone. Education grants are available for students or even teachers in Massachusetts to finish and enhance their level of education. Here is more information on Massachusetts Education Grants.
  • Massachusetts Housing Grants: At an average market value of $352,300.00 per housing property, there are more than 2,800,000 housing units in the state of Massachusetts. With an average annual household income of $65,401.00, only 65.70% of the people actually paid off their mortgages. A good portion of the residents in Massachusetts is not able to 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 Massachusetts Housing Grants.
  • Massachusetts Veteran Grants: Residents of Massachusetts who have enrolled or who are current enrolling the military, naval, and air foce are able to apply and receive government funding in the form of veteran grants. Here's more information on Massachusetts Veteran Grants.
  • Massachusetts Personal Grants: The local state government in Massachusetts does not offer financial help to its residents for personal needs such as getting out of debt, financing a vehicle...etc. However, Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts. Here's more information on Massachusetts Personal Grants.

Recent State Funding Opportunities

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

Funding Number Funding Title
HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R01 1632 Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- The Towns of Lynn, Saugus, Nahant, Swampscott, Marblehead and Lynnfield, Massachusetts
USDA NRCS MA CTA 19 GEN0010275 Massachusetts Conservation Planning & Implementation Support Partnership Fiscal Year 2019 Announcement for Funding
HHS 2019 ACF OHS CH R01 1410 Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- The Cities of Cambridge and Somerville, Massachusetts
NPS 17 NERO 0130 Inventory and Monitor Endangered Archeological Sites at Great Island and Great Beach Hill, Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts
NOAA NMFS GARFO 2017 2005175 Massachusetts Marine Animal Disentanglement Grant
NPS 16 NERO 0090 NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD: Youth Project: Rehabilitation of the A.T. in Massachusetts and Connecticut
2016 NIST MEP 01 Award Competitions for Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Centers in the States of Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Missouri, Montana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Utah and Vermont
HHS 2011 ACF OHS CH R01 0219 Head Start Replacement Grant Westfield, West Springfield and Agawam, Southwick, Tolland, Russell, Blandford, Chester, Middlefield, Montgomery, Huntington, and Worthington, Massachusetts
HHS 2011 ACF OHS CH R01 0238 Early Head Start Replacement Grantee Somerville, Massachusetts
HHS 2010 ACF OHS CH R01 0130 Head Start Replacement Grantee Westfield, West Springfield and Agawam, Southwick, Tolland, Russell, Blandford, Chester, Middlefield, Montgomery, Huntington and Worthington, Massachusetts

 

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Grant application guides and resources

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