Community Safety Grants - FY 2018

The summary for the Community Safety Grants - FY 2018 grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the PHMSA Hazmat Grants, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Community Safety Grants - FY 2018: The purpose of this grant is to ensure communities are prepared to respond to hazardous materials incidents and that state and local enforcement personnel are adequately training in the Hazardous Materials Regulations. The Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) (P.L. 114-94 - December 4, 2015), authorizes PHMSA's Community Safety grant program. PHMSA, through this competitive grant opportunity, is requesting applications from nonprofit organizations to (1) conduct national outreach and training programs to assist communities in preparing for and responding to accidents and incidents involving the transportation of hazardous materials, including Class 3 flammable liquids by rail; and (2) to train state and local personnel responsible for enforcing the safe transportation of hazardous materials, including Class 3 flammable liquids.
Federal Grant Title: Community Safety Grants - FY 2018
Federal Agency Name: PHMSA Hazmat Grants (DOT-PHMSA-DOTPHH)
Grant Categories: Transportation
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: HM-CST-18-001
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 20.703
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: June 22nd, 2018
Original Application Deadline: June 22nd, 2018
Posted Date: May 22nd, 2018
Creation Date: May 22nd, 2018
Archive Date: July 22nd, 2018
Total Program Funding: $1,000,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $1,000,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $250,000
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: May 21st, 2018
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification.)
Additional Information on Eligibility
The FY 2018 Community Safety Grant is open to nonprofit organizations that have the ability to train state and local personnel responsible for enforcing the safe transportation of hazardous materials; or develop best practice guidance on ways to connect with and increase awareness of state and local emergency responders, appropriate Federal, state, local and tribal government organizations, and the general public of hazardous materials being transported through communities.
Grant Announcement Contact
Carla Sheppard
Phone: (202) 366-2738
or (202) 366-1109

Alternate Contact: Shakira Mack email;Shakira.Mack@dot.gov
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