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Local Emergency Management Performance Grant (LEMPG)

Grants to New York Government Agencies
for Disaster Preparedness Projects

Agency Type:

State

Funding Source:

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New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services, Office of Counter Terrorism

Deadline Date:

05/06/16 Receipt

Description:

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Grants to New York local, State, territorial and tribal government agencies for disaster preparedness projects that build and sustain core capabilities in the areas of prevention, protection, mitigation, response and recovery. Funding will support comprehensive, all-hazard emergency preparedness systems.

Examples of EMPG funded activities include:

-Initiating or achieving whole community approach to security and emergency management;

-Strengthening a state or community’s emergency management program;

-Updating emergency plans;

-Completing the State Preparedness Reports (SPR), including the Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA) process;

-Designing and conducting exercises that engage a whole community of stakeholders and validate core capabilities; and

-Conducting training.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 143912

Term of Contract:

The period of performance for FY 2016 EMPG funds is 24 months, from October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2017.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants are made to State, local, tribal, and territorial emergency management agencies.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are due by May 6, 2016. Applications must be submitted via email to the DHSES Grants Inbox at grant.info@dhses.ny.gov. Applications that are not received by the due date may not be considered for funding.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

NYS Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services
1220 Washington Avenue
State Office Campus
Building 7A, Suite 710
Albany, NY 12242

518-242-5000

NYS Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services
633 Third Avenue, 32nd Floor
New York, NY 10017

212-867-7060

grant.info@dhses.ny.gov

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