UPP Account Grant Request

Completing the Application

Please fill out all fields completely.  Please provide as much detail as possible. The start date for any proposed event must be after the date you send in the application. Applications for events that have already occurred may not be approved. Completed applications should be emailed to the Underground Plant Protection Account Program Manager, Darby Miller, at DarbMiller@urc.in.gov.  Questions regarding your application should be directed to Mr. Miller. Legal questions may be directed to Assistant General Counsel, DeAnna Poon, at dpoon@urc.in.gov

 

Granting of Funds

Your completion of this grant application does not guarantee that the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) shall award grant funds.  Should the IURC provide a grant award, it will do so in writing.  The IURC shall make every attempt to respond to application requests within thirty days. 

Applicants shall be required to enter into a fully executed Grant agreement prior to the provision of Underground Plant Protection Account funds.  A sample Grant agreement is available here.

Download the UPP Account Grant Application here.

 

Please note that due to state procurement rules, a grant agreement is not necessary for grants of $5,000 or less. However, the IURC still requires a completed and approved grant application.

Approved, fully executed grants and contracts listed below. 

Grants Approved

2017 811 Day at the State Fair

Northern Damage Prevention Council

The Direction: 811 themed episode 

Tri-Town Safety Village renewal

2017 Indianapolis Indians Sponsorship

2017 Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference Scholarships

2017 811 Day - Minor League Baseball

2017 Safe Dig Month Poster

Indiana Boat, Sport, and Travel Show 

No 811 Call Focus Group

Excavator Handbooks

Tri-Town Safety Village

Carmel 811 Day Block Party - 2016

Indiana Professional Land Surveyor's Foundation training grant 5

Indiana Professional Land Surveyor's Foundation training grant 4

Indiana Professional Land Surveyor's Foundation training grant 3

Indiana Professional Land Surveyor's Foundation training grant 2

Indiana Professional Land Surveyor's Foundation training grant 1  

South East Indiana Natural Gas training day

Huntingburg, Indiana marketing effort 2016

Indiana 811 grant for Indianapolis Motor Speedway marketing 2016

Indiana 811 grant - Scholarship level sponsorship for 2016 Midwest Damage Prevention Conference

Damage Prevention Council - Scott County - meeting space

Indiana 811 grant - Silver level sponsorship for 2015 Midwest Damage Prevention Conference

Contracts Approved

2017 Indiana State Fair

Safe Dig Month 2017 811 internet marketing - State of Indiana vendor: Asher Agency

Spring 2017 Safety Days training: North, Central, and Southern Indiana classes

Online Excavator Training System

Booth design and items - State of Indiana vendor: Asher Agency

Excavator Handbook design - State of Indiana vendor: Asher Agency

La Voz de Indiana bi-lingual media outreach

Indiana Broadcasters Association Public Education Program (PEP)

Safe Dig Month 2016 radio and internet outreach - State of Indiana vendor: Asher Agency

Winter 2016 Safety Days training: North, Central, and Southern Indiana classes


 

ACCOUNT BALANCES