U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)

Mission and Vision The mission of the Department of Transportation is to serve the United States by ensuring a fast, safe, efficient, accessible and convenient transportation system that meets our vital national interests and enhances the quality of life of the American people, today and into the future. Grant Program Highlights TIGER Discretionary Grant programThe… Continue reading U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)

U.S. Department of State (DOS)

Mission and Vision The State Department’s mission is to shape and sustain a peaceful, prosperous, just, and democratic world and foster conditions for stability and progress for the benefit of the American people and people everywhere. Grant Program Highlights Bureau of Educational and Cultural AffairsThe Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) aims to increase… Continue reading U.S. Department of State (DOS)

U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)

Mission and Vision The mission of the U.S. Department of Labor is to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights. Grant Program Highlights Employment and Training AdministrationThe Employment and Training… Continue reading U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)

U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI)

Mission and Vision The U.S. Department of the Interior uses sound science to manage and sustain America’s lands, water, wildlife, and energy resources, while honoring our nation’s responsibilities to tribal nations and advocating for America’s island communities. Grant Program Highlights U.S. Fish and Wildlife ServiceThe Fish and Wildlife Service administers a variety of financial assistance… Continue reading U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI)

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Mission and Vision The mission of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all. HUD is working to strengthen the housing market to bolster the economy and protect consumers; meet the need for quality affordable rental homes; utilize housing as a platform… Continue reading U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Mission and Vision The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is the U.S. government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves. The mission of HHS is to enhance the health and well-being of Americans by providing… Continue reading U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

U.S. Department of Education (ED)

Mission and Vision The Department of Education’s mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access. Created in 1980 by combining offices from several federal agencies, the department’s 4,400 employees and $68 billion budget are dedicated to establishing policies on federal financial aid for education,… Continue reading U.S. Department of Education (ED)

U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)

Mission and Vision The mission of the Department of Defense is to provide the military forces needed to deter war and to protect the security of our country. The department’s headquarters is at the Pentagon. Grant Program Highlights National Security Education ProgramThe David L. Boren National Security Education Act of 1991 mandated that the Secretary… Continue reading U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)