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State Homeland Security Program (SHSP)

The FY2023 State Homeland Security Grant Program is currently open. Applications are due to the Homeland Security Unit by February 24th, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.. 

The Homeland Security Unit will hold multiple webinars and technical assistance sessions to assist applicants in developing applications. The webinar sessions will be educational session that will provide an overview of the grant program, timelines, and general information on how to apply. The technical assistance sessions will be opportunities for applicants to attend and ask questions, similar to open office hours.

To register for both please visit the Microsoft Forms registration page found here. Registration for sessions will close 24 hours prior to the sessions at which point meeting invites will be distributed to those registered.

Homeland Security Grant Program Information Session

Webinar Sessions

Technical Assistance Sessions

Wednesday, January 18th, 2023

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Thursday, January 19th, 2023

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 25th, 2023

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Thursday, January 26th, 2023

11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

Wednesday, February 1st, 2023

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Thursday, February 2nd, 2023

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, February 8th, 2023

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.,

Thursday, February 9th, 2023

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Wednesday, February 15th, 2023

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Thursday, February 16th, 2023

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.


Wednesday, February 22nd, 2023

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2023

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.


The SHSP supports state, tribal, territorial, and local preparedness activities that address high priority preparedness gaps across all core capabilities that support terrorism preparedness.

Environmental and Historic Preservation (EHP) Information (an EHP review may be required if your proposed project(s) have the potential to impact the environment, including but not limited to the construction of communication towers, modification or renovation of existing buildings, structures and facilities, or new construction including replacement of facilities.)

DPS Financial Compliance Guide

DPS Affirmative Steps Job Aid

Property Records List

FEMA Core Capabilities Definitions

2 CFR 200: Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (link)

FEMA Guidance: Contract Provisions Guide: Navigating Appendix II to Part 200 - Contract Provisions for Non-Federal Entity (NFE) Contracts Under Federal Awards

2021 SHSP Webinar