Grant Application

The Utah Indigent Defense Commission (IDC) receives state appropriations to supplement local indigent defense systems' spending. County and city governments may apply for IDC grants if reimbursement for supplemental expenditures over current spending is intended to meet IDC Core System Principles.


FY21 Application Deadline Extended until April 30

To apply for fiscal year 2021 grants, please complete and submit all required documents listed on the application checklist via email at idc@utah.gov by April 30, 2020. Contact Greg Bates with questions or concerns about the application forms and documents.

Video on How to Apply for Grants

Greg Bates explains the FY21 grant application process and shows how to fill out the application forms step by step. (40 mins)


Cover Letter from Commission Chair Sam Alba (PDF)

Grant Application Form (Fillable PDF)

Grant Budget, Project Plan & System Contracts Worksheet (Excel)

Grant Application Questionnaire (Google Form)

Grant Application Questionnaire Preview (PDF)