FY 2013 State Homeland Security Grant – Regional Stakeholders Grant Meetings

April 18, 2012  //  

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has released the 2013 State Homeland Security Grant Program guidance. The 2013 Grant Stakeholder meetings will focus on sustainment and need to be addressed through the State Homeland Security Grant Program. 
Each locality is encouraged to send two or three representatives for the different preparedness needs of the locality (CBRNE, Citizen Awareness/Preparedness, Law Enforcement Terrorism Prevention Activities, Information Sharing/Dissemination, and Mass Care, Critical Infrastructure Protection, Training and Exercises, and Community Preparedness, and Interoperability/Communications).

Meeting Dates and Locations
All meetings will start at 9:30 am

Wednesday – July 24, 2013
Region 2 – Culpeper Area

Public Safety Communications Center EOC
15166 Richmond Road Culpeper, VA 22701

Thursday – July 25, 2013
Region 3 – Central Virginia

Buckingham County Agriculture Center Bldg.
Administration Lane Buckingham, VA 23921

Friday – July 26, 2013
Region 5 – Hampton Roads

Hampton Roads Planning District (HRPDC)
723 Woodlake Drive Chesapeake, VA 23320

Monday – July 29, 2013
Region 6 –  Roanoke Area

Virginia Western  College
Natural Seicnce Center
3094 Colonial Avenue
Roanoke, VA 24015

Tuesday July 30, 2013
Region 4 – Southwest

Academy for Staff Development West
140 Wright Street Marion, VA 24354

Wednesday July 31, 2013
Region 7 – Northern Virginia

Franconia Governmental Center
6121 Franconia Road Alexandria, VA 22310

Thursday, August 1, 2013
Region 1 – Richmond

Eanes-Pittman Safety Training Center
6610 Public Safety Way Chesterfield, VA 23832

 State Homeland Security Planning regions
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Purpose of the Meeting
2013 Grants Management Updates
Review of Federal and State Priorities
Overview of 2013 Processes for Grant Application Development (new this year web form proposal)
Subject Matter Experts and Advisory Committees
Project Proposal
Grants Management Office Updates
Summary and Next Steps

Meeting Resources & Supporting Documentation

Please submit your Project Proposals at https://vmasc-as02.vmasc.odu.edu/fmi/iwp/res/iwp_home.html 

REMINDER: IF your project is Communications related, you must attach the Communications Addendum by selecting the upload file under certification.

Please refer to the Communications Grant Guidance for helpful instructions

Initiatives and Primary Subject Matter Experts for each FY2013 Investment submitted for approval to FEMA

Project Proposal submission period will open on July 22nd

Please email your grant questions to Sheronda.Johnson at Sheronda.johnson@vdem.virginia.gov


Be ready. Be willing to help.

Virginia Disaster Relief Fund