The Micro-Grant program is designed to connect residents to government by putting more information and services online.
Since 2010, more than 280 grants and over $1.5million have been awarded to governments across the State.
For questions about the User Conference & Micro-Grant Program, please call Beth Justice: 720-409-5636
You are an eligible applicant if...
You are a Colorado:
♦ State government
♦ Local government
♦ Special district
♦ Public K-12
♦ Public university/college
2021-2022 Tentative Timeline
What is the Micro-Grant about?
Micro-Grant funding is for projects that support SIPA's mission of providing residents access to government through effective and efficient online and mobile technologies.
Micro-grants are not intended for back office software or hardware projects, operational maintenance, or GIS database development.
Examples of ideas and fund requests are listed in the table below, previous awarded projects (including project description and amount) can be found here.
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|Preferred Criteria||- Resident facing only||- using SIPA service or partner||
- Match funds
- 3 grants
- Decided by DOLA
- Video Streaming
- Computers for libraries/public use only
- Digital signs
- Information kiosks
- One-time migration/set-up fees
- Custom online forms
- Website migration to colorado.gov
- DNR fishing app
- Parks and Rec app
- Interactive trail mapping
- Informational videos
- Putting historical content online
- School programming
- Tech days
- Transparency projects
- Cyber security