Texas Office of the Governor (OOG) - Public Safety Office - Homeland Security Grants Division (HSGD)
03/26/20 5:00 PM CST
Grants to Texas universities, colleges, state and local agencies, and nonprofits for projects that increase security and resiliency to hazards and threats in eligible urban areas of the state. Funding is intended for protection, prevention, response, mitigation, and recovery activities. Applicants must be located in high-density urban areas such as Dallas/Fort Worth/Arlington Area, the Houston Area, and the San Antonio Area.
The Homeland Security Grants Division (HSGD) is soliciting applications for projects that support state and local efforts to prevent terrorism and other catastrophic events and prepare for the threats and hazards that pose the greatest risk to the security of Texas citizens. HSGD provides funding to implement investments that build, sustain, and deliver the 32 core capabilities essential to achieving a secure and resilient state.
The purpose of this solicitation is to assist high-threat, high-density Urban Areas in efforts to build and sustain the capabilities necessary to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to, and recover from acts of terrorism. All investments must be consistent with capability targets set during the Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA) process, and gaps identified in the Stakeholder Preparedness Review (SPR).
The UASI is intended to support investments that improve the ability of jurisdictions to:
Many activities which support the achievement of target capabilities related to terrorism preparedness may simultaneously support enhanced preparedness for other hazards unrelated to acts of terrorism. However, all UASI projects must assist grantees in achieving target capabilities related to preventing, preparing for, protecting against, or responding to acts of terrorism.
GrantWatch ID#: 185564
Projects selected for funding must begin between September 1, 2020 and March 1, 2021, and expire on
or before August 31, 2022.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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For more information, contact the eGrants help desk at eGrants@gov.texas.gov or (512) 463-1919.
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