There are many funding agencies that advertise grants. Each agency has specific eligibility requirements that must be met to be awarded. Global Grant Services specializes in these types of grants and can advise you on which type of grant best fits your organization.
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) is an agency under the Department of Commerce. Their goal is primarily job creation and retention. Many organizations are eligible for these grants to include city, county and state governments, for profit and nonprofit organizations, and Federally recognized Native American Tribal Governments.
Th Federal Emergency Management Agency falls under the Department of Homeland Security. Their purpose is to coordinate and respond to national disasters and emergencies. They have an established National Preparedness Goal to increase security and response in many organizations throughout the nation. Many grants are distributed through individual states when governors declare a State of Emergency.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's purpose is to develop and execute federal laws related to farming, forestry, rural economic development, and food production. There are many grants dedicated to agricultural trade, food safety, and protection of natural resources.
The U.S. Department of Human and Health Services' mission is to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. Many hospital and medical research grants are offered directly to states, territories, tribes, and community organizations.
The U.S. Department of Transportation's mission is to ensure the Nation has the safest, most efficient and modern transportation system in the world, which improves the quality of life for all American people and communities, from rural to urban, and increases the productivity and competitiveness of American workers and businesses. There are many grants that local, state and tribal governments are eligible for.
The California Governor's Office of Emergency Services mission is to protect lives and property, build capabilities, and support communities for a resilient California. CalOES receives funding through Federal funding via FEMA, as well as through California State budgeting requirements. Grants offered through CALOES are designed to assist organizations in emergency preparedness or response to disasters.
The California Energy Commission's goal is to bring the state to a 100% clean energy future. Many of these grants are focused on converting transportation services, housing, commercial and industrial organizations from traditional energy sources to clean sources of energy through innovation, renewable sources and efficiency techniques