Indiana is giving grants for several individuals to complete a master's degree and, in turn, promise to teach at a high-need school.
The grants will help cities and counties build trails and electronic applications to attract more tourists.
The Affordable Care Act provided grants for capital development projects throughout the U.S.
Kokomo is receiving $50,000 from the grant, in part because of the county's high unemployment.
Kokomo received a $50,000 grant to help fund the construction of the Wildcat Creek Soccer Complex.
Indiana missed the deadline to apply for aid from the federal program GEAR-UP.
The grants are meant to provide an incentive to implement new evaluation standards required by state law.
The Shalom Center received a grant that will help it pay for housing for homeless individuals and families.
Indiana managed more than $400 million in Community Development Block Grants after some of the states' natural disasters in 2008.
Members of the Bloomington Playwrights Project are celebrating a massive theater makeover, thanks in part to a grant from the city of Bloomington.