We’re actively engaging:


We are an active partner in community-engaged research, teaching, and service projects.


Advise and educate

We expand knowledge and skill development among campus and community stakeholders.


Facilitate and consult

We facilitate community planning with approaches that place local voices at the forefront.



We support networking between campus and communities.

  • Faculty forum and colloquium events
  • Conferences
  • Referrals and connections



We curate information from our initiatives for campus and community stakeholders.



We collaborate with campus and community stakeholders on grant and development opportunities.

The partnership process

We customize initiatives in collaboration with rural Indiana and its small regional cities. Let's discuss the possibilities that fit your goals. Here's how to get started:

Submit a partnership requestReview opportunity recommendationsDevelop a scope of work
To begin, tell us about your goals, collaborators, and resources. You will complete a new request with each project.Based on your partnership request, our community initiatives team will suggest opportunities that can help you achieve your goals.Finally, we’ll work together to develop a scope of work that defines specific activities, deliverables, and timelines for our collaboration.

Submit a partnership request

Questions or need help? Let us know!

Partner with us to improve Hoosier lives