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FEMA Non-Disaster Hazard Mitigation Grants Open September 30th

The Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security (DEMHS) is pleased to announce that the FEMA Non-Disaster Hazard Mitigation Grants, the Building Resilient Infrastructure (BRIC) and Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) will open September 30th, 2021.

The Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) program makes federal funds available to states, U.S territories, Indian tribal governments, and local communities for pre-disaster mitigation activities while the Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) program provides funds for projects to reduce or eliminate risk of flood damage to buildings that are insured under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).

For more information on the two programs, eligibility requirements, and the sub-application process, visit the Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities and Flood Mitigation Assistance links and visit the DEMHS Hazard Mitigation page.