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Grant Programs Directorate Information Bulletins

The Grant Programs Directorate (GPD) Information Bulletins (IBs) section provides access to GPD IBs released since 2012. IBs provide stakeholders with administrative instructions and guidelines critical to supporting the effectiveness and efficient delivery of FEMA Grant Programs.

2018 Information Bulletins

This section is to provide access to GPD Information Bulletins released in 2018.

  • Information Bulletin No. 434 – August 28, 2018

    Increases and Changes to the Micro-Purchase and Simplified Acquisition Thresholds

  • Information Bulletin No. 433 – August 24, 2018

    Fiscal Year 2018 Preparedness Grant Programs Allocation Announcement

  • Information Bulletin No. 432 – July 19, 2018
    Review and Approval Requirements for Training Courses Funded Through Preparedness Grants
  • Information Bulletin No. 431 – June 12, 2018
    Guidance to Recipients and Subrecipients of FEMA Preparedness Grants Regarding Requirements for Fusion Centers
  • Information Bulletin No. 430 – May 23, 2018
    Required Coordination of “If You See Something, Say Something®” Campaign Materials
  • Information Bulletin No. 429a – July 11, 2018
    Supplemental Guidance to Inform Cybersecurity Investments Under the Fiscal Year 2018 Homeland Security Grant Program
  • Information Bulletin No. 428 – May 21, 2018
    Fiscal Year 2018 Notices of Funding Opportunity
  • Information Bulletin No. 427 – February 2, 2018
    Economic Hardship Waivers AFG Program, FP&S Program, and SAFER Grant Program

2017 Information Bulletins

This section is to provide access to GPD Information Bulletins released in 2017

  • Information Bulletin No. 426 – November 1, 2017
    Guidance to Recipients and Subrecipients of FEMA preparedness grants regarding the implementation of Executive Order 13809 Restoring State, Tribal, and Local Law Enforcement’s Access to Life-Saving Equipment and Resources
  • Information Bulletin No. 425 – November 1, 2017
    Removal of Buy American and Hire American Award Term from Department of Homeland Security Standard Terms and Conditions for 2017
  • Information Bulletin No. 424 – October 13 , 2017
    Clarifying Guidance on Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) Program and Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP)

  • Information Bulletin No. 423 – October 4, 2017
    Guidance to Recipients of FEMA Preparedness Grants Impacted by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria

  • Information Bulletin No. 422 - September 1, 2017

    Fiscal Year 2017 Preparedness Grant Programs Allocation Announcement

  • Information Bulletin No. 421 - August 22, 2017
    Clarification on the Personnel Reimbursement for Intelligence Cooperation and Enhancement of Homeland Security Act of 2008 (Public Law 110–412 – the PRICE Act)
  • Information Bulletin No. 420 - August 17, 2017
    Fiscal Year 2017 Presidential Residence Protection Assistance Grant Notice of Funding Opportunity
  • Information Bulletin No. 419 - July 20, 2017
    Purchase of Energetic Materials Using Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP) Funding
  • Information Bulletin No. 418 - July 13, 2017
    Guidance for Use of Homeland Security Grant Program Funds for Unaccompanied Children and Families (Southwest border)
  • Information Bulletin No. 417 - July 13, 2017
    Fiscal Year 2016 Program to Prepare Communities for Complex Coordinated Terrorist Attacks Grant Program
  • Information Bulletin No. 416 - June 27, 2017
    Clarification of Allowable Management and Administration Costs Under the Operation Stonegarden Grant Program
  • Information Bulletin No. 415 - June 2, 2017
    Fiscal Year 2017 Notices of Funding Opportunity
  • Information Bulletin No. 414 - January 19, 2017
    Civil Rights Review Process for Controlled Equipment Requests
  • Information Bulletin No. 407a - January 19, 2017
    Use of Grant Funds for Controlled Equipment - Update for Fiscal Year 2017

2016 Information Bulletins

This section is to provide access to GPD Information Bulletins released in 2016.

2015 Information Bulletins

This section is to provide access to GPD Information Bulletins released in 2015.

2014 Information Bulletins

This section is to provide access to GPD Information Bulletins released in 2014.

2013 Information Bulletins

This section is to provide access to GPD Information Bulletins released in 2013.

2012 Information Bulletins

This section is to provide access to GPD Information Bulletins released in 2012.

IB Information Resources

All Information Bulletins prior to IB 382 are temporarily unavailable while undergoing review and reformatting for compliance with Section 508 Accessibility Requirements. For questions or concerns, or to request a copy of a specific IB, please contact the Centralized Scheduling and Information Desk (CSID).

Monday – Friday | 8:00AM – 5:00PM ET
Phone: (800) 368-6498
Fax: (202) 786-9920
E-mail: ASKCsid@fema.dhs.gov

Last Updated: 
09/04/2018 - 13:59