Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP)

 

FY2022 Nonprofit Security Grant Program

The NYS Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services is pleased to announce the FY2022 Nonprofit Security Grant Program – Urban Area (NSGP-UA) and State (NSGP-S).

  • NSGP - Urban Area (NSGP-UA) - $125 million is being made available nationally to support nonprofit organizations that are located within a federally designated urban area. 
  • NSGP - State (NSGP-S) - $125 million is being made available nationally, with New York State having a target allocation of $3.75 million, to support nonprofit organizations that are located outside of the federally designated urban areas.

 

If your nonprofit site is physically located within New York City, Nassau County, Suffolk County or Westchester County, then you may apply to NSGP-UA.  If your nonprofit site is not physically located within New York City, Nassau, Suffolk or Westchester Counties, then you may apply to NSGP-S. 

 

Nonprofit organizations may apply for up to $150,000 per site, for up to three (3) sites, for a maximum award of $450,000 per organization.  Organizations with sites located in both Urban Areas and State Areas may apply to both programs, however, may not exceed the three (3) site maximum per organization.      

 

Nonprofit organizations that are applying for this funding opportunity must be prequalified in NYS Grants Management prior to application submission.  For more information on prequalification, and maintaining prequalification, please visit: https://grantsmanagement.ny.gov/get-prequalified.

 

  • Applications due on May 31, 2022 by 5:00 p.m.
  • Submission of written questions will be accepted until noon on May 27, 2022

 

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Reference Materials for Organizations Awarded Funding for FY2021 NSGP

A two-part orientation webinar for FY2021 NSGP grantees was held on November 9, 2021 and December 13, 2021. The recordings and slide decks are posted below for reference.

Part I - Delivered November 9, 2021:

Part II -  Delivered December 13, 2021:

 

 

Securing Communities Against Hate Crimes Grant Program (SCAHC)

New York State, committed to ensuring the safety and equal treatment of all New Yorkers, launched the Securing Communities Against Hate Crimes Program to boost safety and security at New York's nonpublic nonprofit schools, nonprofit day care centers, nonprofit community centers, nonprofit cultural museums, nonprofit residential camps and nonprofit day camps at risk of hate crimes or attacks because of their ideology, beliefs, or mission. Awards under the SFY 2019-2020 round have been announced and an orientation webinar for new grantees was held on November 3, 2021. The recording and slide deck are posted below for reference.

 

Please note that current and future funding opportunities of the Securing Communities Against Hate Crimes Program will be administered by the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS):  https://www.criminaljustice.ny.gov/ofpa/index.htm

Information for Current and Potential Not-For-Profit Grantees

Pre-qualification

All not-for-profit organizations must be prequalified in order to do business with New York State and to apply for grants. In order to prequalify, not-for-profit organizations must submit an online Pre-qualification Application through the Grants Gateway.

The Pre-qualification Application is comprised of five components to gauge your organizational structure and the types of services you provide. The required forms and document uploads are all part of the Document Vault. 

Resources to complete the application and associated document vault can be found in the Resources Section of the Grants Gateway website.

Pre-qualification Update

New Audit Requirement: Entities that are exempt by Executive Law § 172-a from submitting financial disclosure materials to the Attorney General’s Charities Bureau (such as religious organizations involved in exclusively non-secular activities) should, regardless of their annual revenue, provide their most recent internal financial report reviewed by the board. 

Vendor Responsibility Questionnaire

Not-for-Profit (NFP) organizations receiving an award greater than $50,000 are required to complete a Vendor Responsibility Questionnaire through the NYS Office of the State Comptroller (OSC). 

E-Grants Information

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