The Scott County Regional Authority (SCRA) is a non-profit corporation which provides funding to educational institutions, government/civic and not-for profit organizations through a grant process. These funds are generated from gaming receipts received through the Isle of Capri Casino - Bettendorf. The Scott County Regional Authority mission is to serve the needs of the residents of Scott County, Iowa.
Funds are awarded twice each calendar year. Applications with guidelines and procedures are available on the website and are also available through local public libraries, school districts, city halls, chambers of commerce and the Scott County Regional Authority office.
A variety of organizations have received awards providing services such as arts, city government, colleges/universities, conservation, county departments, disabilities, fire and rescue, historic preservation, housing, law enforcement, libraries, medical, museums, park and recreation, schools, seniors, social services, veterans, and youth services.
The application deadlines are April 1 and October 1, annually