Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Grants

What is the aim of the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Grants?

The grant aims to enhance emergency preparedness capabilities of the States, local, and tribal communities at each of the six chemical agent stockpile storage facilities. The purpose of the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Grants is to assist States and local communities in efforts to improve their capacity to plan for and respond to accidents associated with the storage and ultimate disposal of chemical warfare materials.

Who are Eligible to Apply for the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Grant?

Applications for the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Grants are accepted from the States of Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation. The eligible States house the U.S. Army stockpiles unitary chemical warfare agent as bulk chemicals and munitions.

Local governments are eligible to participate as subgrantees under their State’s application.

How to Apply for the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Grant?

Application deadline and other information are contained in the application/program guidance.

For more information on the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Grant, contact:

Headquarters Office
Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency,
National Preparedness Directorate, Technological Hazards Division, Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program 1800 South Bell Street, Crystal City, Virginia 22202
Phone: (703) 605-1370
Web Site Address: http://www.dhs.gov

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