The City of Fishers today launched the application for the Nonprofit Grant program for 2021 funding. The Nonprofit grant was established in 2017 as a transparent way for the City of Fishers to support various nonprofit organizations in Fishers that provide services to Fishers residents. Nonprofits based in Fishers or serve a large portion of Fishers residents are eligible to apply. The Fishers City Council determines the funding for the grant program as part of the annual budget process.Criteria for selection includes:
The Nonprofit Grant Committee will review submissions and vote on a priority list for funding on July 31. The proposed expenditure will be reviewed and voted upon alongside the 2021 Fishers City Budget, to be adopted October 2020. The initial priority list is dependent upon Council approval and available funding. The application is available beginning June 17 and closes at 4:30 p.m. on July 17.