Most people are confused about personal grants in Nebraska. If you live in the state of Nebraska and are looking for personal financial assistance such as supplemental security income, Medicaid, or state social services, you should look into government benefits instead. Personal grants are financial aid from the local government of Nebraska for its residents under certain circumstances - the use of the financial funding must have a meaningful purpose to the economy of Nebraska.

Personal Grants for Work At Home Residents of Nebraska

With the aid from the federal government, the department of finance & economic growth in Nebraska is able to provide financial support to residents who work at home. According to the latest research, in Nebraska, there are over 24,341 business identities have 0 to 4 employees. This number includes people who work at home with sole proprietorship. To be eligible, you must be a resident of Nebraska and have a registered business in Nebraska. If your business is in one of the following areas: medicine, education, scientific research, and technology development, you have a higher chance of getting your grant application approved.

Personal Grants for Education for Residents of Nebraska

Not all students or teachers are eligible to apply for personal education grants in Nebraska. According to US Census,

In Nebraska:

  • 89.80% have high school diplomas
  • 27.40% have at least one post secondary degree
  • 8.80% have at least one graduate school degree

As you do not have to pay back the amount of grants given to you, Nebraska's office of education ensures that personal grants are only given to individuals who need financial assistance for their education related to medicine, education, scientific research, or technology development. And recipients must use their new knowledge and skill set to improve the economy of Nebraska.

Personal Grants for Veterans in Nebraska

There are more than 111,300 veterans (both active and retired) in Nebraska. If you have enrolled, or currently participating in the military, naval force, or air force, you are eligible to apply for veteran personal grants as long as the funds are being used to stimulate the economy of Nebraska.

You can look at personal grants as "government grants for individuals". Therefore, there are many other types of personal grants such as personal housing grants. If an individual receives grants from the government, he or she has received a type of "personal grants". It is much harder for individuals to receive grants than it is for businesses to receive grants. Nebraska residents apply for different types of state government grants by contacting Nebraska financial aid agencies.

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

 

Personal Grants in Local States

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Grant application guides and resources

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