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Ohio Emergency Management Agency

ODPS Ohio Emergency Management Agency Security Grants for Nonprofits (H.B. No. 166)

Notice of Funding Opportunity

Security Camera

House Bill 166 of the 133rd General Assembly authorizes the Department of Public Safety to provide grant funding to nonprofit organizations, houses of worship, chartered nonpublic schools and licensed preschools for (1) eligible security improvements and/or (2) acquiring personnel services/costs that assist the organization in preventing, preparing for, and responding to acts of terrorism. The Ohio Homeland Security (OHS) and Ohio Emergency Management Agency (EMA) are jointly administering the program.

The grant application period is now closed

Please see the grant cycle graph below for upcoming milestones concerning this grant.
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Grant Cycle

Please contact our team at securitygrants@dps.ohio.gov for any questions you may have.