The Hays County Grants Administration Department assists County departments and offices in identifying and obtaining supplemental financial resources – above and beyond local tax dollars – to support the goals and initiatives of Hays County government and its strategic partners. By working with state, federal and private entities, the Grants Administration Department secures grant monies in areas such as criminal justice, parks, conservation, water resource and flood protection planning that benefit citizens in all areas of Hays County. The Department also acts as the coordinator of special initiatives as directed by the Hays County Commissioners Court.