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2019 Information Bulletins

The purpose of this Grant Programs Directorate (GPD) Information Bulletins (IB) section is to provide access to GPD Information Bulletins released in 2019.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 440: Fiscal Year 2019 Notices of Funding Opportunity

April 12, 2019, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), a component of the Department of Homeland Security, announced the availability of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Notices of Funding Opportunity. This Information Bulletin (IB) provides details on the available FY 2019 preparedness grant programs.

Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 439: Supplemental Guidance to inform Cybersecurity Investments Under the Fiscal Year 2019 Homeland Security Grant Program

This Information Bulletin (IB) provides supplemental guidance to inform the development ofthe required cybersecurity investment justification. This IB supplements IB 429a (July 11,2018) by introducing the Nationwide Cybersecurity Review (NCSR) as a required assessment,starting with the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) and theUrban Area Security Initiative (UASI), the two major funding streams within the FY 2019Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP).

Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 438: Guidance for Use of Operation Stonegarden Funds for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Certain Costs Related to Transportation and Medical Care


This Information Bulletin (IB) provides updated allowability guidance for OperationStonegarden (OPSG) under the Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP) for certain costsrelated to transportation, medical care, medical emergency countermeasures, and unmannedaircraft systems. This IB supplements existing allowability language contained in theapplicable HSGP Notices of Funding Opportunity (NOFOs).