FY21 Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP)


Complete application packets must be submitted to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Office of Homeland Security, no later than 5:00 PM on April 23rd, 2021. Applications must be sent to edna.cordner@ks.gov, carbon copy csatzler@kansas.net and melanie.lawrence@ks.gov.
Applications received after 5:00 p.m. on 4/23 will not be considered for FY21 funding.

The FY21 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) has been released by DHS!

Complete information for Kansas NSGP State Grant Application:

NSGP Technical Assistance and Webinar Series

It is necessary to complete a Vulnerability/Risk Assessment to apply for FY 2021 NSGP funds. Currently, DHS is unable to conduct on-site security assessments. However, there are other assessment options:

As you determine equipment needs for your FY21 submission, make sure equipment is allowable. Your verbiage describing any equipment should match that used in the AEL. See the below list of authorized equipment for this grant program:

Participating non-profit organization's board, trustees, and/or leadership are encouraged to review the Sample NSGP Agreement Letter. If funding is awarded, a completed agreement letter is necessary for acceptance of NSGP funds.

Complete information on the NSGP Application process is outlined in the DHS NOFO, DHS Investment Justification Form, and this SAA Presentation.




FY 2020 Sub-grantees: Click on the below button for resources and instructions related to grant and project management of your FY20 award.



Sub-Grantee Resources



Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation


NSGP funds can be used for security-related activities, including planning, exercises, training, equipment, and maintenance and sustainment. The table below shows example project types that can be funded using this grant.






Resources from past fiscal years

Contact Information

If you need assistance, email Lt. Edna Cordner, Melanie Lawrence, or Connie Satzler.