Personal Grants

Personal Grants

Personal Grants can be used for a large variety reason such as: health, expenses, child care, home improvements, etc. Also, you might need them because of difficult circumstances beyond your control. While there are specialized grants such as Housing Grants and Business Capital Grants, the reality is that they don't technically cover a lot of ground on which you stand to get funding. This is where Personal Grants come in.
These are window for opportunity for you to get rid of financial stress, start afresh and in general start something positive and put in renewed quality efforts. Like most grant opportunities these do not have to be paid back.

Where can they be used?

As the name suggests, the use of these monetary gifts is not restricted to a particular field or area. It depends from person to person. For example, if your income means that you can't provide adequate resources or things to your child, you can avail of child care grants that would solve this particular problem. You can even use them to buy a new car or repair your home. Some examples and this list is not exhaustive, where you can use it are given below:
  • Housing Rent and allied things like utilities and groceries
  • Child care
  • Medical bills, insurance, and assistance
  • Community improvement
  • Conservation, energy-use reduction
  • Training and education, grants for teachers
  • Personal assistance, caretaking
  • Transportation
  • Home purchasing and repair
  • School Supplies
  • Real Estate Taxes
  • New Car
  • Fuel
  • Legal services
  • Public Transportation

How to get Personal Grants 

As with any application to receive money, the first step is applying for the personal grant.