Nonprofit Security Grant Application Released

An appropriation of $10M has been allocated to the NSGP to assist in security. Nonprofits are eligible to receive up to $75,000 for target hardening, such as building fences or installing cameras or anti-ram bollards.

Accessing the Grant
To access the FY 2013 Nonprofit Security Grant Investment Justification Template, click here.

DEADLINE: The deadline to turn in applications to your State Administration Agency (SAA) varies by State, but can be as early as June 10, 2013. For assistance with determining your state’s deadline, please contact Jesse Katz

Eligibility:501(c)3 status

High risk of terrorist attack
Applicants must include the organization’s Dun & Bradstreet Number (DUNS) in the application template where requested.

Applicants that do not have a DUNS number may get one by calling (866-705-5711)

Located within one of the designated eligible Urban Areas:
California Colorado District of Columbia
Phoenix Denver National Capital Area
Anaheim/Santa Ana
Bay Area
Los Angeles/Long Beach
Florida Georgia Illinois
Miami/Fort Lauderdale Atlanta Chicago
Maryland Massachusetts Michigan
Baltimore Boston Detroit
Minnesota Missouri New Jersey
Twin Cities St. Louis Jersey City/Newark
New York North Carolina Pennsylvania
New York City Charlotte Philadelphia
Texas Washington
Dallas Ft. Worth/Arlington Seattle

If you have any questions regarding the program or application process, please contact Jesse Katz at or (212) 613-8123 or Yehuda Friedman at or (212) 613-8225.