State Homeland Security Program (SHSP)

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

Additional Resources

2019 Homeland Security Grant Program Notice of Funding Opportunity ( for informational purposes only. 2020 is forthcoming.)

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.)

Property Records List

FEMA Core Capabilities Definitions

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

2020 State Homeland Security Grant Program Powerpoint

HSU Contact Information

Vermont Homeland Security Unit                                For all HSGP/NSPG/Grant related questions: DPS.HSUGrants@vermont.gov

VIC Contact Information

Vermont Intelligence Center
(802) 872-6110
dps.vic@list.vermont.gov