The goal of the FMA program is to employ cost-effective measures to reduce or eliminate the long-term risk of flood damage to buildings, manufactured homes, and other structures insured under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). For additional information related to FEMA's FMA program please see FEMA's Hazard Mitigation Assistance page.

Application Period: OPEN - Deadline: October 16, 2017

Notification of Funds

FY 2017 Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) Grants Announcement Memo  pdf format of FY 2017 HMA Grants Announcment

FY 2017 Flood Mitigation Assistance Grant Program

FY 2017 FMA Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)  pdf format of FY 2017 FMA Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)

How to Apply

Applications for this grant program must be submitted through the FEMA’s eGrants System. 

eGrants Website

eGrant registration instructions  pdf format of eGrant registration instructions

MEMA E-Grant Request Letter Template  doc format of MEMA E-Grant Request Letter Template

All HMA project grant applications require a completed Benefit-Cost Analysis (BCA) to be submitted with the application for funding, unless project qualifies for BCA Waiver (pre-calculated benefits).

Other Helpful eGrants Information

eGrants Course Website

eGrants Subgrantee User Guide pdf format of eGrants Subgrantee User Guide

Instructions for Assigning Access pdf format of Instructions for assigning access

Mitigation Grant Guidance

HMA Unified Guidance

Common Grant Guidance


For questions or additional information, contact the State Hazard Mitigation Team .