Indiana Office of Court Services
30 S. Meridian Street, Ste. 900
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Angela Reid-Brown
Court Improvement Program Administrator

Pho: 317.232.1313

Matthew Hagenbush
Court Improvement Program Staff Attorney 

Pho: 317.232-1313


Court Improvement Program > Grant Applications Grant Applications

The Court Improvement Program (CIP) is making grant funds available on a short-term basis to help courts address the continued increase in CHINS and TPR filings.

Funds Available

Approximately $28,000 in basic grant funds are available.  Priority consideration for this special funding opportunity will be given to counties with the most significant increase in CHINS and TPR filings. Grant funds will be available upon approval of the funding request and must be expended by September 30, 2017.


A 25% cash or in-kind match is required.


Eligibility for this special funding opportunity is limited to Courts.  Only projects or programs designed to help the court address the increase in CHINS and TPR filings will be considered.

Grant Terms, Conditions and Reporting Requirements

CIP grant terms, conditions and reporting requirements apply.

Submission Deadline

Applications should be emailed to Angela Reid-Brown at  Applications must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 7, 2017.

If you have questions about the Court Improvement Program or would like assistance completing the application, please contact Angela Reid-Brown at  or 317-232-1313.


Document Title File Type
2017 Short Term Funding Grant Application Word
Quarterly Fiscal & Program Report Word
Final Report Word
Cash Request Form Word