Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP)
Currently, the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) has funding available to qualified communities interested in mitigating future damage from natural hazards and helping residents stay safe during severe weather.
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The HMGP is a cost-share grant (75% federal/25% local) made available statewide post- disaster.
Minnesota has received two federally declared disaster declarations in 2013. That means funds are now available for mitigation projects.
The State Hazard Mitigation Team will meet to evaluate NOIs. Eligible applicants will be invited to develop full HMGP applications.
Eligible applicants include:
- State and local governments
- Certain private non-profit organizations and institutions
- Native American tribes and authorized tribal organizations
For more information contact your local Regional Program Coordinator (RPC) or send email to:
Or visit the FEMA website to learn more about the FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program.