Grant Opportunities

Grant Opportunities Launch March 1.


The Youth Worker Well-Being Project will have opportunities for youth-serving organizations to apply for funding to pilot and/or implement customized strategies that improve:

Indiana community-based youth-serving organizations are eligible to apply for Youth Worker Well-Being Project grants and may submit applications for each focus area beginning March 1. Readiness webinars will be held in March to provide technical help for organizations applying for grants in those specific focus areas. Webinars will be recorded and available on the website following the sessions.   

Seeking Project Partners 


Indiana Youth Institute is seeking qualified and experienced trainers and consultants in the areas of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging and trauma-informed workspaces to work alongside IYI staff and/or organizations participating in Youth Worker Well-Being Project services, benefits, and opportunities. We are looking for knowledgeable partners with combined experience in nonprofit, youth work, and content areas.  Partners will potentially support agencies that receive dollars through Youth Worker Well-Being grant opportunities.

Partner opportunities for individuals and/or entities include the following:

  • Training or consulting services on topics that support organizational growth in either diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging or trauma-informed workplace practices.  
  • Providing assessments or resources for organizational growth in diversity equity, inclusion, and belonging and trauma-informed workplace practices.   
  • General technical assistance in creating programs, well-being efforts, restorative policies, and internal practices that foster safe and equitable workplace environments.  
  • Potential additional opportunities for speaking, networking, and mentoring through Emerging Leaders of Color cohorts. These may be varied in non-paid and paid opportunities. 

Questions regarding the Project Partner opportunity may be emailed to Becky Reich, Director of Quality with the Youth Worker Well-Being Project.

Interested in Becoming a Youth Worker Well-Being Project Partner?

To be considered for this opportunity, potential partners should click the COMPLETE FORM button below to fill out a short Partner Interest Form outlining services and relevant experience.

IYI will schedule interviews with qualified applicants. Approved partners will be shared on the Youth Worker Well-Being Project website for grant applicants to review and select from if they choose. Please allow up to 30 days for approval.

*Note: This approval is for Youth Worker Well-Being projects only and is separate from being an approved IYI Consultant.

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