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We have compiled a list of local and regional resources...

for everyone from the next generation home owner to the growing business. It is our goal for everyone to enjoy all the benefits that are available. These resources are designed to help maintain and grow our communities.

And if you haven't already, check out our Regional Development Plan!

Community Development

(each item below will link you to more information and/or applications)

Assistance to Firefighters Grants

Community Conservation Challenge

Comprehensive Site Redevelopment Program/Blight Clearance

Downtown Enhancement Grant Program

Efroymson Family Endangered Places Grants

Efroymson Family Endangered Places Loans

Federal Historic Preservation Tax Credits

Historic Preservation Education Grants

Historic Preservation Fund

Historic Renovation Grant Program

Hometown Collaboration Initiative

Indiana Michigan Power Community Involvement

Indiana Site Certified Program

Low Income Housing Tax Credit

Main Street Revitalization Program

NIPSCO Community Programs

Owner Occupied Rehabilitation Program

Partners in Preservation National Register Grants

Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative Donations and Sponsorships

Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative Energy Savings Programs

Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative Operation Round Up Program

Place Based Investment Fund

Planning Grants

Public Facilities Program

Regional Cities - Northeast Indiana

Tourism Grants

Weatherization Assistance Program



Economic Development

(each item below will link you to more information and/or applications)

Allen County Capital Improvement Board Grants

Business Expansion and Entrepreneurship Development Program

Capital Access Program

Community Enhancement and Economic Development Loan Program

Economic Development for a Growing Economy (EDGE) Tax Credit

Energy-related Tax Incentives

Fort Wayne-Allen County Opportunity Fund

Headquarters Relocation Tax Credit

Hometown Collaboration Initiative

Hoosier Business Investment Tax Credit

Indiana Angel Network Fund

Indiana Brownfields Program

Indiana Michigan Power Economic Development Rider 

Indiana Michigan Power Energy Savings Programs (home)

Power Energy Savings Programs (work)

Indiana Michigan Power Revenue Credits

Indiana Michigan Power Sales Tax Exemption

Industrial Development Revolving Loan Fund

Industrial Recovery Tax Credit

New Markets Tax Credit Program

NIPSCO Business Programs

Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative Energy Savings Programs

Research and Development Incentives

Small Business Innovation Research Program

Small Business Loans

SBA 504 Loans

Tax-Exempt Bond Program

United States Department of Agriculture Programs and Services

Venture Capital Investment Tax Credit

Broadband Grants 

Community Funding Resource

Community Crossings Grant

Grade Crossing Fund

Industrial Development Grant Fund

Industrial Rail Service Fund

PeopleForBikes Community Grant Program

Planning Grants

Recreational Trails Program

Safe Routes to School Program

Section (319) H Grants

Small Communities Sidewalk Program 

State Revolving Fund

Stormwater Improvements Program

TIGER Grants

United States Department of Agriculture Programs and Services

Wastewater and Drinking Water Program


(each item below will link you to more information and/or applications)

Digital Learning Grant

Innovation Planning Grants

Skills Enhancement Fund (Workforce Training Grant)

SkillUp Indiana Grant

Workforce Development Program

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