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Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI)

The UASI program funds addressed the unique risk driven and capabilities-based planning, organization, equipment, training, and exercise needs of high-threat, high-density Urban Areas based on the capability targets identified during the THIRA process and associated assessment efforts; and assists them in building an enhanced and sustainable capacity to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to, and recover from acts of terrorism.

2018 Application Timeline

January 9-11, 2018

AZDOHS Grant Information Seminars (Mesa, Tucson, Flagstaff)

January 11, 2018

Application Submission Period Opens
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February 1-9, 2018 UASI Subcommittee Meetings - Project Summary Presentations
February 1-15, 2018 Jurisdictional Approval to Apply for Grant
February 2, 2018 Project Summaries Due to OHSEM

February 16, 2018

Stakeholders Electronically Submit Grant Applications to AZDOHS, NLT 5:00 pm Friday, February 16, 2018

February 19-March 13, 2018

AZDOHS Programmatic and Financial Review of Grant Applications
Working Groups Review/Comment on Grant Applications
February 27, 2018 Urban Area Working Group Meeting - Subcommittee Co-Chairs to Present Project Summaries
March 1- 21, 2018 UASI Subcommittee Meetings - Project Presentations and Prioritization

March 13-March 31, 2018

RAC Funding Recommendation Meetings (SHSGP)
March 23, 2018* UASI Co-Chair Meeting to Discuss and Recommend Projects to UAWG
March 27, 2018* Urban Area Working Group Meeting - Voting

April 1-May 30, 2018*

OHSEM Complies and Finalizes UASI Project Data for Investment Justifications
AZDOHS Writes State Application
AZDOHS Reviews and Submits Final Federal Application to USDHS

August-September 2018*

USDHS Announces Awards
Final Funding Meetings with RACs
Senior Advisor Committee (SAC) Review
Final Awards to Stakeholders (NLT 45 days after official Grant Award Notice)
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September 1-30, 2018 Jurisdiction Approval to Accept Grant Funds

October 1, 2018*

Period of Performance Start Date

Online Application

The application process for the Urban Area Security Initiative Grant Program (UASI) is now open.

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Award Information

For FFY 2016 through current grant year AND FFY 2015 reallocations, login to your account to view documents. NOTE: Current grant year awards may not be available. Consult the application timeline section for award announcement dates.

For grant years prior to FFY 2016, visit the Grant Information and Award Archives.

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