PDM & FMA Grants

Information related to the two annual FEMA nationally-competitive hazard mitigation grants.

The PDM grant provides funds to states, territories, tribal governments, communities, and universities for hazard mitigation planning and the implementation of mitigation projects before a disaster. The FMA grant provides funds to assist state agencies and local governments implement measures that reduce or eliminate the long-term risk of flood damage to buildings, manufactured homes, and other structures insured under the National Flood Insurance Program.

Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) Grant Program

Federal funding for this nationally-competitive grant program is generally an annual allocation (subject to Congressional appropriation). Applications for this grant program must be submitted through the FEMA eGrants System. All HMA project grant applications require a completed Benefit Cost Analysis (BCA) to be submitted with the application for funding.

This application period for FY 2017 is now CLOSED.

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Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) Grant Program

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). Federal funding for this nationally-competitive grant program is generally an annual allocation (subject to Congressional appropriation). Applications for this grant program must be submitted through the FEMA’s eGrants System. 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).

This application period for FY 2017 is now CLOSED.

 

Documents listed under the PDM section also apply to the FMA program, with additional documents listed below.

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