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$30 million available in second round of Next Level Trails grant program, applicant workshops announced

Gov. Holcomb and the Indiana Department of Natural Resources today announced details of the second round of the Next Level Trails grant program, including three workshops in August for interested.

The second round will award up to $25 million for regional projects and up to $5 million for local projects. The application period for the second round begins Oct. 1 and ends Nov. 1 at 5 p.m. ET/ 4 p.m. CT. Read more here and visit the Next Level Trails website for more information.

An updated Next Level Trails Application Handbook, including minor changes for round two, can be found at dnr.IN.gov/outdoor/9855.htm

Those interested in applying for the second round are encouraged to attend one of three application workshops: 

Aug. 9, at 3 p.m. ET, at Fort Harrison State Park Inn’s Roosevelt Ballroom, 5830 N. Post Road, Indianapolis, IN 46216.  RSVP to reserve your spot at Fort Harrison. This is the only workshop for which there will be a webinarRSVP for the webinar.

Aug. 13, at 3 p.m. ET, at Spring Mill State Park Inn’s Lakeview Room, 3333 IN-60, Mitchell, IN 47446.  RSVP to reserve your spot at Spring Mill.

Aug. 20, at 3 p.m. CT, at Indiana Dunes State Park Nature Center Auditorium, 1600 N 25 E, Chesterton, IN 46304.  RSVP to reserve your spot at Indiana Dunes.