FY20 Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC)

Type: 
Funding
Grant Deadline: 
01/29/2021
Organization: 
DHS FEMA
Description: 

Deadline: 1/29/2020 The Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) program makes federal funds available to states, U.S territories, Indian tribal governments, and local communities for pre-disaster mitigation activities. The Building Resillient Infastructure and Communities (BRIC) program replaced the grant previously known as the Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) Grant. FEMA will provide financial assistance to eligible BRIC Applicants for the following activities: (1) Capability- and Capacity-Building (C&CB), (2) Mitigation Projects, (3) Management Costs. 

Category: 
emergency, management, mitigation, pre-disaster, risk reduction
Funding Amount: 
FEMA will provide a tribal set aside of $20 million for allocations up to $600,000 for Native American Indian tribal governments to support C&CB activities. Up to $300,000 of the Tribal Set-Aside may be used for mitigation planning and planning-related activities per Applicant.
Matching Funds: 
Yes

Geography:

Eligibility: 
States, District of Colombia, U.S. territories, Indian tribal governments (federally recognized)
Contact Information: 
General questions about the BRIC program can be directed to the appropriate FEMA Regional Office or SHMO. Contact information for FEMA Regional Offices is provided at https://www.fema.gov/about/contact. Contact information for the SHMOs is provided at http://www.fema.gov/state-hazard-mitigation-officers. The HMA Helpline is available by telephone 1-866-222-3580 or email HMA-NonDisaster@fema.dhs.gov.