Summary of FY 2015 DHS Preparedness Grant Programs


INFORMATION PROVIDED BY TEXAS SWIC:

The Department of Homeland Security-Office of Emergency Communications has released the FY15 Federal Grant Guidance. Each year, OEC drafts a letter detailing fiscal year DHS grants.  This year the letter attached contains the following information:

  •  DHS grant amounts and deadlines
  • Key updates or changes in funding or program details
  • Table detailing each grant program including purpose, eligibility, and allowable costs
  • Detailing of SAFECOM Guidance priorities and recommendations for grantees
  • FEMA grant requirements and grants management best practices

The letter from the DHS Office of Emergency Communications is provided below:

FY15 Federal Grant Update Letter