Arizona Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
04/10/20 5:00 PM
Grants to Arizona nonprofit organizations for activities to improve organizational security. Preliminary documentation must be submitted prior to applying. Eligible uses of funds include equipment purchases, planning activities, training, renovation and construction, security-related exercises, management and administration, hiring, and contracted security.
The Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2020 Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) provides funding support for physical security enhancements and other security-related activities to nonprofit organizations that are at high risk of a terrorist attack.
As in previous fiscal years, the Nonprofit Security Grant Program - Urban Area (NSGP-UA) will be a competitive grant program that funds nonprofits located in UASI-designated urban areas. Under the Nonprofit Security Grant Program - State (NSGP-S), each state will receive an allocation for nonprofit organizations located outside of FFY 2020 Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI)-designated urban areas.
The FFY 2020 NSGP provides funding support for physical security enhancements and other security activities to nonprofit organizations that are at high risk of a terrorist attack.
Given the evolving threat landscape, it is incumbent upon DHS/FEMA to continuously evaluate the national risk profile and set priorities that help ensure appropriate allocation of scarce security dollars. In assessing the national risk profile for FY 2020, one area attracts the most concern:
1) Enhancing the protection of soft targets/crowded places;
Likewise, there are several enduring security needs that crosscut the homeland security enterprise. The following are second-tier priorities that help recipients implement a comprehensive approach to securing communities:
1) Effective planning;
2) Training and awareness campaigns; and
For details on eligible uses of funds, see pages 3-6 of the NSGP Information Sheet document in Supporting Documents below.
GrantWatch ID#: 168930
Eligible nonprofit organizations may apply for an award amount:
- Up to $100,000 for the NSGP-UA
- Up to $100,000 for the NSGP-S
The period of performance will begin in September/October 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Cheryl Bowen Kennedy
Arizona Department of Homeland Security
1700 W. Washington, Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85007
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