Emergency Management Performance Grant COVID Supplemental (EMPG-S)

Emergency Management Performance Grant COVID Supplemental (EMPG-S)

Through Emergency Management Performance Grant COVID Supplemental (EMPG-S), DHSEM will award up to $100,000 in federal funding to no more than four applicants for COVID-19 mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Eligible applicants are counties, municipalities, Tribes, Pueblos, and Nations that are implementing NIMS. There is a 50% cost share match requirement. CARES Act funding can be used for the match.

The Funding Announcement and Application are made up of the following files; Funding Announcement, Application (fillable pdf), Application Budget in Excel, Selection Methodology, and DHSEM Score Sheet. The Federal NOFO can also be downloaded for reference.

Important dates identified in the Funding Announcement are;

  • September 10, 2020 – Webinar from 1:00pm to 2:30pm to review this Announcement, the Application and Selection Methodology.
  • September 14, 2020 – Deadline to submit questions.
  • September 18, 2020 – DHSEM releases answers to questions.
  • October 1, 2020 – Application submittal due date.
  • November 1, 2020 – Anticipated award and Sub-grant Agreements issued. 

To view the EMPG-S Funding Announcement Webinar September 10, 2020 click here

If you have questions, please submit them to dhsem.prepared@state.nm.us by September 14, 2020. Thank you for your continued commitment to keeping New Mexicans safe.

Funding Announcement and Application Files

EMPG-S Funding Announcement

EMPG-S Application

EMPG-S Budget Worksheet Example

EMPG-S Methodology

EMPG-S DHSEM Score Sheet