Hazardous Materials Emergency Preparedness (HMEP) Tribal Grants- FY 2019

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
Department of Transportation
Description: 

Deadline Passed 05/24/2019. Deadline Unknown for 2020. The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), through the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), requests applications from federally recognized tribes to increase Tribal effectiveness in safely and efficiently handling hazardous materials incidents, enhance implementation of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986 (EPCRA), and encourage a comprehensive approach to emergency training and planning by incorporating the unique challenges of responses to transportation situations.

Category: 
hazardous materials, emergency planning, training, transportation
Funding Amount: 
Award floor: $10,000
Matching Funds: 
Yes

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Contact Information: 
Agreement Specialist STEPHEN JONES 202-366-6673 stephen.jones.ctr@dot.gov