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Government Grants

A Simple Guide to Funding Resources

How can you find funding opportunities that apply to your needs? Click on an industry link on your left and you'll find a simple summary of the grant requirements, plus webinars and presentation materials that further explain the opportunity, application deadlines and case studies about how other users like you have used wireless solutions to improve their performance.

In the Spotlight
Byrne JAG Program Announced

$345M available for state and local governments to support a range of programs, including law enforcement and technology improvement programs. Applications are due on June 10. Learn more

Apply by May 23 for 2014 Preparedness Grants

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has announced the 2014 Preparedness (Non-Disaster) Grants, which provide funding for state and local governments to enhance the capacity of emergency responders to prevent, respond to and recover from acts of terrorism and other catastrophic events.

Learn more about the DHS grants:

Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP)


 •  State Homeland Security Grant Program (SHSP) – $401.3M
 •  Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) – $587M
 •  Operation Stonegarden (OPSG) – $55M

Port Security Grant Program (PSGP) – $100M

Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP) – $90M

Tribal Homeland Security Grant Program (THSGP) – $10M

$350.1M Emergency Management Performance Grant Program

EMPG provides grants to states in preparing for all hazards. The purpose of the Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) Program is to provide grants to State, local, territorial, and tribal governments for all-hazards emergency preparedness. Hurry, applications due April 9. Learn more

2014 SAFECOM Guidance

Read the Fiscal Year 2014 SAFECOM Guidance on Emergency Communications Grants. The SAFECOM Guidance is updated annually to provide the most current information on emergency communications policies, eligible costs, technical standards, and best practices. Click here for more information.

Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation Grant Announced

$97.1M is available for Tribes to develop a comprehensive approach to public safety and victim issues with the CTAS grant.  Applicants select from 9 purpose areas that best address their law enforcement, criminal and juvenile justice, and victimization needs.  Applications due on March 24, 2014. Learn how to apply for the grant.

FEMA Clarification on Grant Funds for 700 MHz LMR Equipment

Read the memo from FEMA clarifying that the prohibition on using DHS/FEMA grant funds for 700 MHz broadband investments does not apply to 700 MHz LMR equipment.

Safety In Sight: Video Surveillance Protects Cleveland

Cleveland relies on its Motorola wireless video surveillance network to protect the city from Homeland Security threats and to proactively help prevent crime.

San Fernando PD Keeps Public and Officers Safe with Grant Assistance from Motorola

The San Fernando Police Department leverages grant assistance from Motorola Solutions, is awarded the “Virtual Patrol Grant” and implements Motorola mobility solutions to optimize their workforce and help keep officers and citizens safe.