This page provides information and links to all of the program guidances for FEMA's Hazard Mitigation Assistance grant programs.
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HMA Program Guidance (Most Recent)
The Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) Program Guidance is a comprehensive document that details the specific criteria of the three HMA programs (Hazard Mitigation Grant Program, Flood Mitigation Assistance and Pre-Disaster Mitigation).
The guidance consolidates the common requirements for all HMA programs and explains the unique elements of the programs. Additionally, it provides information for Federal, State, terriroty, federally-recognized tribes and local officials on how to apply for HMA funding for a mitigation project.
The program guidance is updated every few years. Below is the most recent program guidance:
Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Guidance and Addendum (for major disasters declared on or after February 27, 2015)
HMA Program Guidance (Previous Versions)
Hazard Mitigation Assistance Program Guidance
- Fiscal Year 2013 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Unified Guidance for disasters declared on or after July 12, 2013 until February 26, 2015
- Fiscal Year 2011 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Unified Guidance for disasters declared on or after June 1, 2010 until July 11, 2013
- Fiscal Year 2010 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Unified Guidance for disasters declared on or after June 1, 2009 until May 31, 2010
- Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Desk Reference for HMGP disasters declared prior to June 1, 2009