Illinois Hazard Mitigation Planning Grant Program
CSFA Number: 588-40-2181
Agency Name
Illinois Emergency Management Agency (588)
Agency Identification
Agency Contact
Sam Al-Basha
Short Description
The Illinois Emergency Management Agency [IEMA] is seeking hazard mitigation planning grant applications from governmental organizations who submitted planning grant applications to the Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA] under the Pre-Disaster Mitigation [PDM] Grant Program in response to FEMA Notice of Funding Opportunity 2018 [NOFO 2018]. Appendix A lists sub applicants that submitted under FEMA NOFO2018.
The purpose of all submitted applications is to receive a state grant to develop a hazard mitigation plan that meets Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA] requirements and will be approved by FEMA.
All other interested governmental organizations may apply under the upcoming FEMA Notice of Funding Opportunity 2019 [NOFO2019].
Subject Area
Government Services
Program Function
Disaster Prevention and Relief
Enabling Legislation
Illinois Emergency Management Agency [IEMA] is the lead Agency in administering the Illinois Hazard Mitigation Planning Grant Program.
Objectives and Goals
IEMA’s Bureau of Preparedness and Grant Administration (PGA) administers the Illinois Hazard Mitigation Planning Grant Program, which provides grants to develop FEMA-approved hazard mitigation plans that will demonstrate the potential to reduce and eliminate long-term risk to human life and property from hazards.
Types of Assistance
Project Grants
Eligibility Requirements
Illinois governmental organizations listed in Appendix A.
Eligible Applicants
Government Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
All applicants listed in Appendix A must demonstrate the commitment to develop and complete a draft of FEMA Hazard Mitigation Plan according to FEMA guidelines and FEMA Local Mitigation Plan Review Tool [Cross Walk] within the period of July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020. The Local Mitigation Plan Review Tool is located at:
Assistance Consideration
Applicants must provide a 25% non-state cost share match. The Applicant Investment can be either cash or in-kind and it is 25% of the total plan cost to develop a FEMA-approved hazard mitigation plan that was requested by each Sub Applicant under FEMA NOFO 2018.
IEMA reserves the right to determine and make any adjustments to the actual amount of a grant funding based upon the amount of funding available and the specific application. Ineligible line items will be deducted from the amount of the grant award.
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2020 : $800,000
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
DetailsSHMGP2020Not Applicable06/27/2019 - 07/30/2019 : 5:00 PM
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
County of Winnebago07/01/201906/30/202058,477
Jacksonville/Morgan County Office of Emergency Management07/01/201906/30/202055,946
Boone County07/01/201906/30/202053,579
Saline County07/01/201906/30/202052,720
Champaign County07/01/201906/30/202052,082