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Transit Security Grant Program

Transit Security Grant Program FY 2014

The Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP) is one of the grant programs that directly support transportation infrastructure security activities. TSGP is one tool in the comprehensive set of measures authorized by Congress and implemented by the Administration to strengthen the Nation’s critical infrastructure against risks associated with potential terrorist attacks. TSGP provides funds to owners and operators of transit systems (which include intra-city bus, commuter bus, ferries, and all forms of passenger rail) to protect critical surface transportation infrastructure and the traveling public from acts of terrorism and to increase the resilience of transit infrastructure.

The FY 2014 TSGP was initially authorized in Section 1406 of the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007, Public Law 110-53 (6 U.S.C. 1135) and is currently funded under Public Law No: 113-76, H.R.3547 – Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014.

Please reference the documents below for an overview of highlights and key changes for this year’s program.

TSGP Fact Sheet (pdf, 64kb)
TSGP Frequently Asked Questions (pdf, 92kb)
TSGP Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) and Application (pdf, 334kb)
TSGP Investment Justification Template with SSI header/footer (doc, 40kb)
TSGP Sample Budget Detailed Worksheet (pdf, 197kb)

TSGP TTAL Submission Policy (pdf, 130kb)

IPR Funding Opportunity Announcement and Application (pdf, 309kb)
IPR Investment Justification Template with SSI header/footer (doc, 28kb)

TSGP Roll Out Conference Call & Timelines

Rollout Call:

Wednesday March 19, 2014 03:30 pm EDT, 1-888-282-0170, PIN# 8205954
FY 2014 TSGP Guidance Rollout Presentation (pdf, 152kb)

TSGP Conference Call for Q&A:

Wednesday April 2, 2014 2:00 pm EDT, 1-800-320-4330, PIN# 205340

Timelines:

1/17/2014FY 2014 Appropriation Enacted
3/18/2014Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Release
5/23/2014Applications submitted to FEMA
7/25/2014Final Allocations Announced
9/30/2014Awards processed on a rolling basis up until the end of the fiscal year
Latest revision: 28 July 2014