The U.S. Department of Education announced the grants as part of efforts to boost college readiness.
The grants allow public housing agencies to work with social service agencies, community colleges, businesses and more.
The projects receiving funding include state library efforts to digitize U.S. newspaper archives and university workshops and institutes.
A $300,000 grant program for artists and arts organizations for performances, residencies and shows in state parks was announced Friday.
IDEM is handing out $150,000 in grants to farmers to lower sediments and nutrients running into the Wabash River.
New grant opportunities are available across the country today for local and organic food suppliers and farmers.
Several communities including Terre Haute, Muncie and Evansville are receiving money to tear down abandoned homes.
The newly-formed Arts Alliance of Greater Bloomington held its inaugural meeting Monday night.
An organization in Southern Indiana has created a fund that would bypass the state when it comes to handing out money for regional economic development.
Parents of kindergarten students at Vigo County School Corporation schools received a refund because of a surplus of funds.