Move to Hammond, Indiana

Discover Hammond, Indiana – a city in the middle of it all. Be part of our energized community – located just a few miles from the beautiful beaches of Lake Michigan. Experience a culture that’s rich and vibrant – where every street corner tells a story. Nurture young minds at our new schools and dream big with our generous college scholarship program. With new homeownership opportunities and access to the big city, everything is within your reach. Start your Hammond story IN Indiana.


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The College Bound Scholarship program offers a “full-ride” college scholarship to Hammond's high school graduates. Hammond was the first city in the nation to invest public dollars in raising the level, importance and performance of its student population, and in the process secure the community’s…

Indiana is committed to providing all children access to quality educational opportunities. Indiana's Choice Scholarship Program, commonly referred to as the voucher program, provides scholarships to eligible Indiana students to offset tuition costs at participating schools.

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