Non-Profit Security Grant Program (NSGP)

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What is NSGP?

The FY 2021 NSGP provides funding support for physical security enhancements and other security related activities to nonprofit organizations that are at high risk of a terrorist attack. NSGP seeks to integrate the preparedness activities of nonprofit organizations with broader state and local preparedness efforts.

Current NSGP Local Jurisdiction Information

  • Eligibility Details: NM DHSEM is the only entity eligible to apply to FEMA for NSGP funds.  Funds are then distributed to nonprofit organizations across the state through a pass-through application process. See FY21 NSGP Notice of Funding Opportunity for addition information.
  • Definitions:
    • Recipient: A non-Federal entity that receives a Federal award directly from a Federal awarding agency to carry out an activity under a Federal
    • Applicant: A non-Federal entity submitting an application to the Recipient for assistance under the Recipient’s Federal award
    • Pass-through entity: A non-Federal entity that provides a sub-award to an Applicant to carry out part of a Federal award
    • Sub-recipient: An Applicant that receives a sub-award from a pass-through entity to carry out part of a Federal award