Go Forward!

Application Process

The Community Foundation has established a special grant initiative, Go Forward!, to support the objectives, goals and projects outlined in FORWARD Kosciusko County’s strategic plans for towns. Grant applications are due Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023 by 4:30 p.m. Grant awards will be announced in mid-March, 2023.

This application process is available to town governments in Kosciusko County who completed a strategic plan through the FORWARD Kosciusko County initiative. These towns include Claypool, Etna Green, Leesburg, Mentone, Milford, North Webster, Pierceton and Silver Lake. Specific plans for each town can be viewed here.

Towns considering applying should review the complete Go Forward! Grant Guidelines.  Grant seekers are required to contact the Community Foundation’s program staff prior to submitting a formal application online. Please contact Alex Hall, Vice President of Programs, at alex@kcfoundation.org or 574-267-1901.

To access the grant application portal or preview the application, click the button below.

Forms for Grant Recipients

Request for Payment

Payment request should be submitted through the online grant portal after the grant has been approved.

PDF | Word Document

Required Grant Application Attachments