DEMHS: 2017 School Security Grant Program
Strategic Planning and Community Preparedness

2017 School Security Competitive Grant Program
Round 3
Important Information and Submission Instructions
The 2017 School Security Competitive Grant Program application package is due on or before 10/2/2017 at 4:00 pm. All documents MUST be submitted both electronically and in hardcopy to DESPP/DEMHS Strategic Planning and Community Preparedness Unit (SPCP)/Grants Unit.
Hardcopy Submission:
Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection
Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security
Attention: Grants Unit/School Security
1111 Country Club Road, 3rd Floor North
Middletown, CT 06457
Electronic Submission:
All application documents must be submitted electronically to The Safe Schools Checklist  and Budget Tool must be submitted as Excel documents.
Period of Perfomance: The period of performance for this program is 1/1/2013-6/30/2018. all work applied for under this grant must be completed by 6/30/2018. Any updates to this performance period will be posted on this page.
*Application instruction tutorials are available upon request. Please email:
Application Documents:
Public Schools Application Package: This application package is for Local School Districts, Regional Education Service Centers, State Charter Schools, Technical High Schools, Incorporated or Endowed high Schools or Academies.
Non Public Schools Application Package: This application package is to be used by Non-public Schools and eligible licensed Childcare Centers and Pre-schools as outlined in the application.
Budget Tool: This Excel Workbook is used to develop the grantee project budget.
Safe Schools Checklist: This shortened version of the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilites is a requirement for all applicants.
Special Reimbursement Percentage Worksheet: This form is required only for RESC and Endowed High School Applicants. It assits the grantee in determining their reimburment percentage.
Other Resources:
Report of the School Safety Infrastructure Council: Contains School Safety Infrastructure Council Standards which can be used for project justification.

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