National Disaster Resilience Competition

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
HUD
Description: 

The National Disaster Resilience Competition makes $1 billion available to communities that have been struck by natural disasters in recent years. The competition promotes risk assessment and planning and will fund the implementation of innovative resilience projects to better prepare communities for future storms and other extreme events. Funding for the competition is from the Community Development Block Grant disaster recovery (CDBG-DR) appropriation provided by the Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013 (PL 113-2). PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DEADLINE IS ONLY AN ESTIMATE--SEE LINK FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Category: 
Disaster Resilience, Infrastructure, Disaster Mitigation
Funding Amount: 
Varies
Matching Funds: 
Unknown
Eligibility: 
Eligible applicants include all states with counties that experienced a Presidentially Declared Major Disaster from 2011 to 2013.