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Homeland Security State Share Grant Program

State agencies performing a homeland security function may apply for funding through the State-Share Grant Program.

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PLEASE NOTE: This program is not currently accepting applications for funding.

The Office of Grants and Research administers the State Share Homeland Security Grant Program. This program aims to fulfill, sustain and expand capability gaps to ensure the security of the Commonwealth.

Proposed projects must comply with the procedures and requirements detailed by:

This program is made available through federal funding.


Massachusetts state government agencies and authorities, state institutions of higher education and nonprofit organizations that support state homeland security needs are eligible to apply. 

FFY23 Funding Period Key Dates: 

Notice of Funding Opportunity Posted: April 4, 2023
Information Session Webinar: April 11, 2023 at 11 a.m.
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5919502753218533973
Application Deadline: April 28, 2023 by 4:00pm
Award Announcements: October 2023

FFY23 Funding Period Application Materials:

FFY23 State Share Notice of Funding Opportunity

FFY23 State Share Application

Subrecipient Risk Assessment Form

Applicants are encouraged to review the following documents (available upon request from your State Share program coordinator):

  • State Homeland Security Strategy
  • National Preparedness Report


Additional Requirements:

Applicants may need to provide the following information if a proposal:

If the applicant's proposal...

Applicant must provide the following...
Improves first response units, towns, regions, etc., ability to share information Interoperable Communications Investment Proposal (ICIP)
Requires the support of another agency Letter(s) of Partnership Support

Entails installation/mounting of equipment, digging and/or disturbing the ground, various training and exercise activities, etc. 

Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation Review (EHP) 


Massachusetts Historical Commission and/or Local Historic Commission Review



    Contact for Homeland Security State Share Grant Program


    35 Braintree Hill Office Park, Suite 302, Braintree, MA 02184

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