List of government grants for individuals, well there is basically no specific list. There are a few items that I can think of however. College grants, first time home buyer grants, grants for home improvements.
So, lets talk a little about each of those things and what they really are. College grants for example, they are grants that potential students apply for out of economic need. What does that mean, economic need. Well, the government has decided if you or your family only make a certain amount of money per year depending on the number of people in your household then you may qualify for a Pell grant from the government. You see it is all based on economics, how much money you or your family have made in the past 12 months.
At this time I am unable to give you a specific figure, so it is best if you check with the financial aid office a college your thinking of attending. Then they can better assist you with the information that is needed in order to obtain a grant for college if you so desire. You can even call them and they can send you information for free in the mail.
The next thing on the list is first time home buyer grants, well basically what that is or what I am thinking of is down payment assistance. The federal government gives away grants to those that qualify in order to help them with their down payments on a new home. Now you will need to again do your own investigation and try and find out information regarding these type loans as well.
The last grant mentioned above was the home improvement grant. These type of grants are used by people that qualify for them to improve their homes. So, a person might decide to put in new windows in order to help impove the energy efficiency of their home. That is why the government makes these grants available to help people. That is what grants are really meant for, to help improve people’s lives financially.
Whether or not that means getting people college educations or providing people with other type grants all those things are meant to help make people’s lives better by helping them financially in some way or another. That’s just what government grants do or at least it is a big part of what they do.