Grants & Scholarships

Grants & Scholarships


The Community Foundation’s grant process takes advantage of one of the greatest strengths of this three-county partnership – the use of local volunteer leadership to determine the organizations and agencies to be funded within each county.

Types of Grants

The Wabash Valley Community Foundation has determined broad priorities for awarding its grant funds. Each county has its own individual review process and deadlines.

Impact Grants

Grant requests ranging from $2,000 to $25,000

Urgent Grants

For an organization with a proven track record, a one-time grant of up to $2,500 in Clay and $5,000 in Vigo

Terre Haute Day Nursery

Funding tuition assistance and program development

Youth Grant Committees

In support of youth-driven, youth-serving projects


The Wabash Valley Community Foundation believes that higher education is the key to future success for individuals and our communities. The Community Foundation honors the area’s youth for their academic success and their community involvement through our scholarship awards. We assist dozens of students each year as they strive to attain their educational goals. Through our application process, students have access to a variety of scholarships.