Indiana

The grants summary  includes a project highlight, a breakdown of funding by SARE project type, the total funding for the state since 1988 and state grant recipients.

Welcome to SARE In Indiana

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The pages below give you information about grants and resources SARE offers in the state of Indiana.

North Central SARE’s network of state coordinators–housed at each land grant university throughout the region–conduct train-the-trainer programs and share information about our grant programs and other sustainable agriculture resources in their respective states.

State Contacts

Tamara Benjamin

Tamara Benjamin

Assistant Program Leader
Purdue Extension
(765) 496-1930
Bio
Tamara Benjamin, the Assistant Program Leader for Purdue Extension, is serving as the interim SARE State Coordinator for Indiana. Her primary duties are coordinating the Diversified Farming and Food Systems program within Agriculture and Natural Resources. This program encompasses the Small Farm Conference, Beginning Farmer Program, urban agriculture, organic agriculture, and local foods.
Lais McCartney

Lais McCartney

State Coordinator
Purdue Extension, Hancock County
(317) 919-2691
Bio
Lais McCartney is an Agriculture and Natural Resources Educator with Purdue Extension in Hancock County. She has expertise in technology leadership and beekeeping.

SARE IN INDIANA

Since 1988, SARE has awarded numerous grants in every state and Island Protectorate. Aimed at advancing sustainable innovations, these grants add up to an impressive portfolio of sustainable agriculture efforts across the nation.

Indiana Impacts

$5.1
million
in funding since 1988
155 projects
funded since 1988



Indiana SARE Mini Grants and Travel Scholarships

Indiana SARE Mini Grant Forms Indiana Mini Grant Application Indiana Mini Grant Post Event Survey Indiana SARE Travel Scholarship Forms Indiana Travel Scholarship Application Indiana Travel Scholarship Post Event Evaluation Indiana Travel Scholarship 6-12 Month Followup

SARE Grants Offered in Indiana

Since 1988, SARE has awarded grants in every state aimed at advancing sustainable agriculture innovations. These grants add up to an impressive portfolio of agriculture efforts across the nation.  For more information on starting the application process, go to How to Apply for a Grant. For information on the timeline for grant application, go to Grant…

State Organizations, Programs and Contacts

Indiana Organizations, Programs and Contacts Conservation Technology Information Center3495 Kent Ave, Ste J100West Lafayette, IN 47906Ph: 765-494-9555Fax: 765-463-4106ctic@ctic.orgwww.ctic.org Hoosier Environmental Council 3951 N. Meridian Street, Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46208 www.hecweb.org Indiana Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts  225 S. East St.  Indianapolis, IN 46202  317-692-7325 Indiana Department of Agriculture One North Capitol Avenue, Suite 600 Indianapolis, IN 46204…