Most people are confused about personal grants in New York. If you live in the state of New York 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 New York for its residents under certain circumstances - the use of the financial funding must have a meaningful purpose to the economy of New York.

Personal Grants for Work At Home Residents of New York

With the aid from the federal government, the department of finance & economic growth in New York is able to provide financial support to residents who work at home. According to the latest research, in New York, there are over 289,137 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 New York and have a registered business in New York. 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 New York

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

In New York:

  • 84.70% have high school diplomas
  • 32.40% have at least one post secondary degree
  • 14.00% have at least one graduate school degree

As you do not have to pay back the amount of grants given to you, New York'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 New York.

Personal Grants for Veterans in New York

There are more than 695,000 veterans (both active and retired) in New York. 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 New York.

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. New York residents apply for different types of state government grants by contacting New York financial aid agencies, or

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in New York are browsing from the following cities: Vestal, Byron, Jamaica, Alplaus, Downsville, Barker, Clarence, Lorraine, Blossvale, Adams

Recent State Funding Opportunities

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

Funding Opportunity
Head Start/Early Head Start Recipient -- Communities in the state of New York (Apply for HHS 2024 ACF OHS CH R2 0114)

Funding Number: HHS 2024 ACF OHS CH R2 0114
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $51,688,997
Natural Resource Management Support for Natural Resource Branch, Fort Drum, New York (Apply for W9126G 23 2 SOI 4289)

Funding Number: W9126G 23 2 SOI 4289
Agency: Department of Defense, Fort Worth District
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $2,189,620
NRCS’ Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) for Federal fiscal year (FY) 2023 – New York (Apply for USDA NRCS NY CIG 23 NOFO0001260)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS NY CIG 23 NOFO0001260
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $500,000
New York State Annual FY23 NFO for Contribution Agreements (Apply for USDA NRCS NY CONTR 23 NOFO0001236)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS NY CONTR 23 NOFO0001236
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $600,000
Announcement for Program Funding for NRCS’ Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) for Federal fiscal year (FY) 2022 – New York (Apply for USDA NRCS NY CIG 22 NOFO0001158)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS NY CIG 22 NOFO0001158
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $200,000
Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grants - The Borough of Bronx, New York (Apply for HHS 2022 ACF OHS HP R2 0146)

Funding Number: HHS 2022 ACF OHS HP R2 0146
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services, Opportunity Zone Benefits
Funding Amount: $1,816,701
Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Conservation Innovation Grants New York State Program National Funding Opportunity (Apply for USDA NRCS NY CIG 21 NOFO0001070)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS NY CIG 21 NOFO0001070
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $200,000
Head Start/Early Head Start Grantee -- Communities in the state of New York (Apply for HHS 2021 ACF OHS CH R02 1881)

Funding Number: HHS 2021 ACF OHS CH R02 1881
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $71,474,873
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Expansion - Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, and South Carolina (Apply for HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH 1818)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH 1818
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $4,027,077
NRCS’ Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) for Federal fiscal year (FY) 2020 – New York (Apply for USDA NRCS NY CIG 20 GEN0010792)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS NY CIG 20 GEN0010792
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $250,000

 

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