$8M in Disaster Training Funds Available from Homeland Security

    $8M in Disaster Training Funds Available from Homeland Security

    The Homeland Security National Training Program (HSNTP)/Continuing Training Grants (CTG) provides funding via cooperative agreements to partners to develop and deliver training to prepare communities to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to, and recovery from acts of terrorism and natural, man-made, and technological hazards.
     
    For FY 2017, the total amount of HSNTP funds available for CTG is $8,000,000 in four focus areas:
    •Cybersecurity;
    •Economic Recovery;
    •Housing; and
    •Rural and Tribal Preparedness.
     
    Eligibility
    The FY 2017 HSNTP/CTG program is an open and competitive funding opportunity, available to entities with existing programs or demonstrable expertise relevant to the focus areas in the announcement. Applicants may include state, local, tribal, and territorial entities; nonprofit national associations and organizations; non-profit higher education institutions; and nonprofits including community and faith-based organizations. Guidance regarding eligibility can be found in the HSNTP/CTG Notice of Funding Opportunity posted on Grants.gov.
     
    Information concerning the grant opportunity can be found using the following link:  https://www.fema.gov/continuing-training-grants

    Published on: Jun 29, 2017

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