How to apply...
The State point of contact reviews, prioritizes, and selects from university applicants. The State submits an application to FEMA identifying the eligible mitigation activities for which funding is requested. Applications must be submitted in a paper format, and must include: (1) Standard Form 424, Application for Federal Assistance, (2) FEMA Form 20-15 Budget Information-Construction Programs, (3) FEMA Form 20-20 Budget Information-Non-construction Programs, (4) 20-16(A)-(C) Assurances and Certifications, (5) Standard Form LLL Disclosure of Lobbying Activities, and (6) Program Narrative identifying the activities for which funding is requested, and other applicable documents as described in Section V of the DRU Program Guidance.
Note: Each program will indicate whether applications are to be submitted to the Federal headquarters, regional or local office, or to a State or local government office.
The total award is to be used as specified in the approved application. In compliance with Federal laws and executive orders, FEMA will conduct the final environmental review and approval for all activities.
Note: Grant payments may be made by a letter of credit, advance by Treasury check, or reimbursement by Treasury check.
Awards may be made by the headquarters office directly to the applicant, an agency field office, a regional office,
or by an authorized county office. The assistance may pass through the initial applicant for further distribution by
intermediate level applicants to groups or individuals in the private sector.