Non-profit Grant Application

Program Description

Hamilton County provides discretionary grants for nonprofit organizations that meet certain criteria. Awards are provided based on application score and funding available. The Grant Program is intended to provide funding for services that address one of the County’s Key Priorities (shown below) in association with aiding vulnerable populations. 

 2022 Key Priorities:

  • Human Services
  • Quality of Life

Any funds awarded must be supported by other funding sources or documented in‐kind services and may only be distributed to Hamilton County based organizations. Preference for funding will go to those organizations that provide services in furtherance of County goals and without the providing of these services the County Hospital and/or other governmental entity may need to consider the development of such programing.

Complete information including eligibility criteria can be found on the application.   For additional questions not answered in the application, please contact either or

Application Instructions

Complete the Application Form according to the instructions on the form.

Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted. Please follow all guidelines noted on the cover sheet and follow key dates. Please return completed application and any supporting documentation to the attention of Dan Stevens, Director of Administration, 1 Hamilton County Square, Suite 157 Noblesville, IN 46060 or email to

Submitting an application requesting funding does not guarantee an award of funding.

Application Deadline: June 18, 4:30 pm
Notice of Award: On or after November 1, 4:30 pm
Funds Distributed By: January 31, 4:30 pm
Grant Report Due: September 1, 4:30 pm