ROI opens application for first round of Ready Communities implementation grants

Ready Communities grants to enhance quality of place and workforce attraction strategies in the Indiana Uplands Regional Opportunity Initiatives (ROI) has opened up applications for its first round of Ready Communities Implementation Grants for projects in counties that have completed a Quality of Place and Workforce Attraction Plan. Three rounds of funding will be available … Continue reading ROI opens application for first round of Ready Communities implementation grants

Nominations open for the Indiana Uplands Regional Innovation Awards

Honoring education, economic development, and quality of place innovations in the Indiana Uplands SUBMIT YOUR AWARD NOMINATIONS NOW Award winners will be recognized on April 18 at ROI's Annual Report to the Region. Nominations are now open for the Indiana Uplands Regional Innovation Awards! The awards recognize meaningful improvements to education, economic development, and/or quality … Continue reading Nominations open for the Indiana Uplands Regional Innovation Awards

ROI announces launch of $3.5 million community grant program

The Ready Communities Initiative will provide counties and communities the resources necessary to strategically plan for, develop, and implement projects and programs that build quality of place, grow regional capacity for workforce development and attraction, and improve the attributes and amenities that make the Indiana Uplands a desirable place to live, work and play.