Knight Cities Challenge Grant Application Open

Have a great idea to make Lexington better? You could get part of $5 million grant

by Beth Musgrave, 10.10.16, Kentucky.com

Do you have a great idea to make Lexington a more successful city?

The Knight Cities Challenge wants to hear from you.

Now in its third year, the national initiative from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation seeks innovative ideas to make Lexington more vibrant. Winners will receive grants from a $5 million pool for ideas for Lexington and 25 other cities. The ideas should focus on one of three key areas: attracting and keeping talented people, expanding economic opportunities in areas that have been underserved, or spurring and encouraging more civic involvement.

Applications will be accepted through Nov. 3 at Knightcities.org…Read more at Kentucky.com