PLEASE NOTE: This program is not currently accepting applications for funding.
The Office of Grants and Research (OGR) is the State Administrative Agency (SAA) for all funds received by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts from the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). As such, OGR manages and administers the Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) in Massachusetts. This program provides funding support for target hardening and other physical security enhancements to nonprofit organizations that are at high-risk of terrorist attack.
Eligibility is limited to nonprofit organizations (as described under section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986) at high-risk of terrorist attacks.
FFY23 Funding Period Key Dates:
Notice of Funding Opportunity posted: March 15, 2023
Application Assistance Webinar: March 22, 2023 at 2 p.m.
Application Deadline: April 14, 2023 at 4 p.m.
Anticipated Award Announcement: September 2023
Performance Period: November 2023-December 2025
FFY23 Funding Period Application Materials:
FFY23 NSGP Investment Justification Form - updated 3/28/23
FFY23 NSGP Budget Worksheet - updated 3/28/23
FEMA's FFY24 Nonprofit Security Grant Program Winter Webinars These webinars are offered by FEMA to help organizations prepare for the FFY24 application period.