The United States government and Nebraska's office of finance has set aside $3,656.00 million dollars in government grants and $2,826.00 million dollars in other forms of government financial aid for residents who live in the state of Nebraska. As long as you have a citizenship certificate (green card) or a permanent resident certificate, you could be eligible to apply and receive Nebraska government grants.

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

  • Nebraska Small Business Grants: Starting and running a small business in Nebraska can be a risky task. More than 7,933 small businesses or even large corporations file for bankruptcy every year. To minimize the risks, you have to research into as many funding sources as possible. Here is more information on Nebraska Small Business Grants.
  • Nebraska Education Grants: Education is an important role in Nebraska. The local administration in Nebraska invest over $3,457,339,806.00 dollars every year in elementary and secondary institutions alone. Education grants are made available for students or even teachers in Nebraska to finish and enhance their level of education. Here is more information on Nebraska Education Grants.
  • Nebraska Housing Grants: At an average market value of $123,900.00 per housing property, there are around 796,000 real estate properties in Nebraska. With an average annual household income of $49,693.00, less than 69.60% of the people actually paid off their homes. A good number of the residents in Nebraska is not able to afford to pay off their mortgages. office of finance has set aside financial aid in the form of housing grants to the people in need, especially if you work at home. Here is more information on Nebraska Housing Grants.
  • Nebraska Veteran Grants: Residents of Nebraska who have served or who are current enrolling the military, naval, and air foce are eligible to claim and receive government grants in the form of veteran grants. Here's more information on Nebraska Veteran Grants.
  • Nebraska Personal Grants: The local state government in Nebraska does not offer financial aid to its residents for personal needs such as getting out of debt, financing a vehicle...etc. However, Nebraska 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 Nebraska. Here's more information on Nebraska Personal Grants.

Recent State Funding Opportunities

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

Funding Number Funding Title
O OJJDP 2021 30002 OJJDP FY 2020 and 2021 Nonparticipating States: American Samoa (2020), Connecticut (2020 and 2021), Nebraska (2020 and 2021), New Mexico (2020), Texas (2020 and 2021), Wyoming (2020 and 2021), and Virgin Islands (2020) Solicitation
USDA NRCS NE CCA 21 NOFO0001076 Conservation Collaboration Cooperative Agreements Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Announcement for Program Funding – NEBRASKA
HHS 2021 ACF OHS CH R07 1878 Head Start/Early Head Start Grantee -- Communities in the state of Nebraska
USDA NRCS MULTI CCG 20 GEN0010740 Conservation Collaboration Grants or Agreements Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Announcement for Program Funding – MONTANA, NEBRASKA, NORTH DAKOTA, and SOUTH DAKOTA
NPS NOIP20AC00175 Operation of the Lewis and Clark Interpretive Trail and Visitor Center at Nebraska City, NE - LECL
HHS 2020 ACF OHS HP R07 1722 Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grants - Douglas County, Nebraska
F19AS00236 Nebraska Game and Parks Commission Conservation and Environmental Tool
USDA NRCS MULTI STATE CENTRAL 19 01 Conservation Collaboration Grants or Agreements Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Announcement for Program Funding – MINNESOTA, NEBRASKA, NORTH DAKOTA, SOUTH DAKOTA, and KANSAS
HHS 2019 ACF OHS CH R07 1428 Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Antelope, Burt, Cedar, Cuming, Dakota, Dixon, Knox, Madison, Pierce, Stanton, Thursday, Washington, and Wayne Counties, Nebraska
BOR GP 18 N013 Nebraska Aquatic Invasive Species

 

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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