Innovation Accomplishments

The Office of Civic Innovation and Technology has brought in over $13 million dollars in the past 7 years in grant dollars and in-kind funding, representing over 26 years of our entire current annual staff funding and budget.

This funding helps us fulfill our vision of preparing Louisville Metro for emerging technologies to ensure our entire community reaches its full potential.

Innovation Grant Funds

Grand Total: $13,589,568 (as of June 2019)

Cash Awards

$11,704,568 - includes Bloomberg Philanthropies, US Dept of Labor, Kauffman Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, PNC Foundation, US Housing and Urban Development, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet from US DOT, Amazon Web Services, and JP Morgan Chase.

In-Kind Awards

$1,885,000 - includes IBM, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Amazon Web Services, Stae, Smart Cities Council, and What Works Cities.


Innovation Awards