Grants & Special Programs

Services Provided

Based on direction from the Board of County Commissioners, the grants department researches grants, writes grant applications, and manages grants / projects while assisting other departments in the county with their own specific grants. Below are grants and programs managed by the Grants Office. 

  • Artificial reefs
  • Boating and angling guides
  • Buffering around Naval Air Station Whiting Field and Outlying Fields
  • Derelict vessel removal
  • Drainage improvements and home elevation / acquisitions for flood mitigation
  • Environmental programs
  • Highway beautification
  • Industrial park infrastructure
  • Local Mitigation Strategy
  • Military liaison activities
  • Parks improvements
  • RESTORE Act and other oil-spill funded projects
  • Septic to sewer conversion

If interested in any not shown, please contact us at 850-981-2017 or email the Grants Office for direction to the appropriate department.


Grants audits can be found in audit statements.