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

Personal Grants for Work At Home Residents of Texas

With the aid from the federal government, the department of finance & economic growth in Texas is able to provide financial support to residents who work at home. According to the latest research, in Texas, there are over 225,599 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 Texas and have a registered business in Texas. 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 Texas

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

In Texas:

  • 79.90% have high school diplomas
  • 25.50% have at least one post secondary degree
  • 8.50% have at least one graduate school degree

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

Personal Grants for Veterans in Texas

There are more than 1,283,500 veterans (both active and retired) in Texas. 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 Texas.

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

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in Texas are browsing from the following cities: Breckenridge, Deweyville, Dike, Moran, Richardson, Nederland, Corsicana, Throckmorton, Riesel, Mesquite

Recent State Funding Opportunities

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

Funding Opportunity
“Natural Resources and Endangered Species Research and Support at Fort Hood, Texas” (apply)

Funding Number: W81EWF 22 SOI 0011
Agency: Department of Defense, Dept. of the Army -- Corps of Engineers
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $977,000
Texas Partners for Conservation (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS TX 22 NOFO0001149
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $150,000
Standing Announcement for Residential (Shelter and/or Transitional Foster Care) Services for Unaccompanied Children-LICENSED AND TEXAS-EXEMPT AND FLORIDA-DELICENSED ONLY (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2022 ACF ORR ZU 0129
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - ORR
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $200,000,000
Head Start/Early Head Start Recipient -- Communities in the state of Texas (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2022 ACF OHS CH R6 0143
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $5,200,163
Advanced Monitoring and Management of the Texas Horned Lizard on Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma (apply)

Funding Number: W9132T 21 SOI 0026
Agency: Department of Defense, CEERD-CERL
Category: Natural Resources
Funding Amount: Case Dependent
OVC FY 2021 Invited to Apply Santa Fe Texas - Antiterrorism and Emergency Assistance Program for Crime Victim Compensation and/or Assistance (apply)

Funding Number: O OVC 2021 49001
Agency: Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $643,020
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 (apply)

Funding Number: O OJJDP 2021 30002
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
Category: Law, Justice and Legal Services
Funding Amount: $3,500,000
American Indian/Alaska Native Head Start Grantee -- Polk County, Texas (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2021 ACF OHS CI R11 1969
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $833,891
Natural Resources and Endangered Species Research and Support at Fort Hood, Texas (apply)

Funding Number: W81EWF 21 SOI 0015
Agency: Department of Defense, CEERD-CERL
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $977,000
Texas Partners for Conservation (TPC) Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Announcement for Program Funding – TEXAS (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS TX 21 NOFO0001103
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $75,000

 

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