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The 2016 application for 2017 PEPSA grant funding will be an online grant application process, which will be ready for launch on August 3, 2016. 

The application process will be demonstrated at the mandatory Technical Assistance Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, August 3

A representative from the organization submitting an application must be in attendance.  The actual application is very similar to the current application but this year the entire application will be submitted online via the website.  All of the details regarding the application will be presented at the TA meeting and there will be time for Q & A. 

Eligibility to apply for grant funding is based on membership and meeting/committee attendance.  If you are unsure of your agency eligibility, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

PEPSA Grant Funding Timeline

Date Event Location
Wednesday, August 3 at 3:00 p.m. Mandatory Technical Assistance meeting and release of application South Bend Police Department Training Room 701 West Sample South Bend, iN
Friday, August 26 at 3:00 p.m. Deadline for submitting application questions in writing Online (more info at TA meeting
Friday, September 2 at 3:00 p.m. Deadline for submitting grant application Online Application Form
Week of September 6 Grant applications reviewed and forwarded to reviewers  
Week of September 26 Reviewers return grants to PEPSA Executive Committee  
October 2016 Recommendations to County Council committee County City Building/committee meeting
November 2016 Recommendations to County Council County City Building/ Council meeting
December 2016/ January 2017 Grant announcements and contract signing/release of ½ of grant allocation To be determined