FFY 2022 Nonprofit Security Grant application now open

The FFY 2022 Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) grant application window is now open for local applicants. 

Due to the deadline to return applications to FEMA, the application period for NSGP funding will be short. Indiana local applications are due to grants@dhs.in.gov by 5 p.m. EDT on June 1, 2022. All proposed projects are capped at $150,000.

Visit the NSGP landing page for full information on the NSGP grant, including the necessary forms required to apply for funding.

The Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) is a competitive grant program intended to provide federal funding for physical security enhancements and other security related activities to nonprofit organizations that are at risk of a terrorist attack. The NSGP seeks to integrate the preparedness activities of nonprofit organizations with broader state and local preparedness efforts.

The program is open to all 501c3 nonprofit organizations located outside of Marion and Hamilton counties.

Prior to application, items below must be complete:

  • finish the vulnerability assessment,
  • secure an active Unique Entity Identifier (UEI), and
  • determine what items organizations need to address vulnerabilities.