IYI is a technical assistance provider for the Comprehensive Counseling Initiative for Indiana K-12 students, a project funded through Lilly Endowment Inc. The Counseling Initiative will award up to $30 million in grants for public school corporations and charter schools in two phases:
Planning Grants: Congratulations to the districts selected for a planning grant!
Implementation Grants: Due May 19, 2017
IYI is currently providing district-specific technical support to 91 districts applying for an implementation grant. IYI can help you create a plan that highlights your students’ needs while incorporating your vision into existing programs and practices.
Receive more information on the technical assistance IYI offers by browsing our menu of services and completing the intake form below, calling 855-244-7175 or 317-275-9049, or emailing your inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Frequently Asked Questions about IYI's Technical Assistance
If I didn't select IYI as my technical assistance provider during the planning grant process, can I still work with IYI if my district receives an implementation grant?
Yes! Districts can elect to work with IYI at any point in the process. We encourage you to contact us before grants are awarded so that we can learn about your proposal.
I'm working with another provider. Can IYI provide assistance for my project?
Yes! IYI has established working relationships with many of the technical assistance providers on the Comprehensive Counseling Initiative, as well as others around the state. We have successfully provided support to districts that are working with more than one provider.
I didn't receive/apply for an implementation grant, but my school is interested in transforming our school counseling program. Can IYI help us?
Yes! IYI offers many free services that can get your school started, and we offer competitive rates for consulting and coaching. Contact us for more details.
I have other questions about the Lilly Counseling Initiative.
Read the Lilly Counseling Initiative FAQs or contact us at email@example.com.
Review guidelines and FAQs, download your copy of the Comprehensive Counseling Initiative Grant, and view a video presentation from Lilly Endowment.Download
Watch a free webinar overview of the Lilly Endowment Comprehensive Counseling Initiative planning and implementation grants with key information on available support.Download or Watch
This study highlights the important role effective school counseling could play in addressing disparities between career aspirations of Indiana students and their parents’ understanding of how to achieve those aspirations.Download