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Project Aware Goes to the Park Grant

Timely Funding Opportunities

Deadline: February 10, 2023

With support from Indiana Department of Education, Indiana Department of Health will be offering this four-month opportunity to provide funding to local parks departments, not-for-profits, and community groups that work in parks or other outdoor spaces to receive staff training on mental health and/or create youth programming in outdoor spaces that positively impact mental health and physical activity. Applicants are eligible to apply for up to $10,000 for each funding stream. Funds are estimated to become available on June 1, 2023, and all funds must be spent by September 29, 2023. While schools are not eligible to apply, applicants are encouraged to work with and obtain letters of support from community partners such as schools, libraries, youth-serving organizations, etc.