A Grant is a sum of money given to the player to build said thing in the Grants, In Prison Architect grants are currently present and more may come in later updates
Contract: Basic Detention Centre
Pays $40,000 to the player
Turn a empty field into a functioning prison. This government contract gives you the funds necessary to build the absolute minimum facilities for your first set of Prisoners.
Contract: Administration Centre
Pays $10,000 to the player
Every prison project needs a functioning administration facility to ensure things run smoothly and to hold the project accountable. This contract pays for a warden and an Accountant and their offices, which will then give us access to the full Federal Grant system.
Contract: Cell Block A
Pays $20,000 to the player beforehand and then $10,000 Afterwards
The Basics are up and running. It is time to build your first cell block, and transfer the existing prisoners into cells of their own.
Grant: Health and Well Being
Pays $10,000 to the player beforehand and then $10,000 Afterwards
The physical and mental health of our inmates is very important to us. This grant is to facilitate the construction of a state of the art medical ward, and to hire doctors and psychologists to look after the inmates.
Contract: Education Reform Programme
Pays $15,000 to the player beforehand and then $40,000 Afterwards
A number of campaign groups are gaining weight in their push for education programs to be implemented in prisons. Set up some classrooms to keep them off our backs.
- Unlock Education through Bureaucracy
- 1x Classroom
- 10x School Desks
- 15x Prisoners pass the Foundation Education Course
- 5x Prisoners pass the General Education Course
Contract: Prison Maintenance
Pre-requisites: Completed Basic Detention Centre
Pays $10,000 to the player beforehand and then $5,000 Afterwards
General upkeep and maintenance of the prison and its grounds are important for both the security and safety of the staff and inmates. Hire the necessary personnel to keep your prison clean and orderly.
- Unlock Maintenance through Bureaucracy
- Unlock Cleaning through Bureaucracy
- Unlock Grounds Keeping through Bureaucracy
- 1x Foreman (Requires an Office)
- 2x Janitors
- 1x Gardener
Contract: Visitation Rights
Pre-requisites: Completed Basic Detesntion Centre
Pays $5,000 to the player beforehand and then $5,000 Afterwards
A number of other facilities in thte region are facing legal action for denying prisioners theri visitation rights. Investors don't want a scandal, and are proving this grant to ensure adequate facilities are available.