Research Grants

Research grants are one of the most common types of government grants.  These grants are available from the majority of federal agencies and departments.  Various types of entities including individuals, businesses, universities, and nonprofit organizations are eligible to receive research grants. Continue reading

Personal Grants

Foundations and nonprofit organizations that offer personal grants provide detailed guidelines on eligibility requirements and allowable use of grant funds.  Grants for personal assistance address a variety of needs.  Some personal grants are designated for educational purposes.  Others provide financial support to cover medical expenses. Continue reading

Disability Grants

Individuals with disabilities often need financial assistance for costs associated with daily living.  Social security benefits are typically insufficient for monthly expenses that include rent, utilities, food, and medication.  Disability grants are available to both organizations providing services to individuals with disabilities as well as individuals themselves. Continue reading