Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP), Direct State Assistance – Region10


Funding Opportunity ID: 295704
Opportunity Number: DHS-17-MT-082-10-01
Opportunity Title: Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP), Direct State Assistance – Region10
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Other (see text field entitled “Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity” for clarification)
Category Explanation: Earthquake Mitigation
CFDA Number(s): 97.082
Eligible Applicants: State governments
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Agency Code: DHS-DHS
Agency Name: Department of Homeland Security
Department of Homeland Security – FEMA
Posted Date: Jul 21, 2017
Close Date: Aug 27, 2017
Last Updated Date: Jul 21, 2017
Award Ceiling: $46,588
Award Floor: $46,588
Estimated Total Program Funding: $46,588
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Description: “Program Overview The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) seeks to mitigate earthquake losses in the United States through basic and directed research and implementation activities in the fields of earthquake science and engineering. The NEHRP program supports the mission area of the Quadrennial Homeland Security Review titled ┬┐Strengthen National Preparedness and Resilience,┬┐ as well as the national preparedness goal of mitigation, as provided in the Presidential Policy Directive (PPD-8). Priorities Reduce the risks to life and property from future earthquakes in the United States through the establishment and maintenance of an effective earthquake hazards reduction program. Objectives 1. Promoting the implementation of research results; 2. Promoting better building practices; 3. Providing assistance to enable individual, organizational, and community resilience; 4. Supporting the implementation of an earthquake education and public awareness program; 5. Developing approaches to coordinate earthquake hazards reduction measures with measures for reducing hazards for other natural and technological hazards (“”multi-hazard design””). For details on eligible activities in support of the NEHRP Program objectives, refer to Appendix C. of the Direct State Assistance Notice of Funding Opportunity.”
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