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State Homeland Security Program

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The Indiana Department of Homeland Security is opening a preliminary application round for the FFY2020 State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) grant, requesting projects that fall into one of three priority categories:

  1. Cybersecurity Investment Justification
  2. Soft Target Investment Justification
  3. Emerging Threats Investment Justification

Projects from this application round will be chosen for inclusion in the Indiana application for federal SHSP funding.

Applications must be downloaded from below, completed and submitted by email to grants@dhs.in.gov no later than March 13, 2020, at 5 p.m. EDT.

For more information, including funding amounts and additional criteria, read the information bulletin below.

FFY2020 State Homeland Security Program Grant - Priority Funding Application
Informational Bulletin for 2020 SHSP Priority Funding

The State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) supports the implementation of risk driven, capabilities-based state homeland security strategies to address capability targets set in urban area, state and regional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessments (THIRA). The capability targets are established during the THIRA process and assessed in the State Preparedness Report and inform of planning, organization, equipment, training and exercise needs to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to and recover from acts of terrorism and other catastrophic events.