Department of Homeland Security: 2011 Earthquake Technology Transfer
Page 2

c) Forums that enhance knowledge, prominence and leadership of earthquake hazards reduction science and technology

d) Advocacy of earthquake mitigation to the professional community and the public

e) Workshops and training sessions that increase recognition of National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program(NEHRP) and foster an understanding of the program's purpose and activities

f) Production and dissemination of publications and other audio/visual materials that support the professional growth of individuals who will contribute to the vitality and strength of NEHRP

g) Promotion of better building practices within the building design and construction industry

h) Assist with minimizing the suffering and disruption caused by earthquake disasters through the products produced by and through access to the extensive and diverse expertise of the EERI membership.

The FEMA will award an estimated funding amount of $355,000 to the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute.

This cooperative agreement is solely exclusive to the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute.

The Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of 1977, directs the FEMA to establish grants and assistance that would help States in the development of mitigation, preparedness and response plans, increase earthquake awareness and education, and finally encourage the development of multi-State groups for such purposes.

The Department of Homeland Security is a Cabinet department of the United States federal government. Its primary responsibilities include reducing the country's vulnerability to terrorist attacks, minimizing the damage from possible man-made attacks and natural disasters.



Department of Homeland Security: 2011 Earthquake Technology Transfer
  Back to Page 1

About The Author

Iola Bonggay is an editor of TopGovernmentGrants.com one the the most comprehensive Websites offering information on government grants and federal government programs.

She also maintains Websites providing resources on environmental grants and grants for youth programs.




Additional Government Grants Resources


Health Resources and Services Administration: Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) Program
The THCGME program provides payments to cover the cost of brand-new residency and dentistry programs in various community-based and ambulatory primary health care settings, such as health centers.


Money Follows the Person Rebalancing Grant Demonstration Program
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has recently established the Money Follows the Person Rebalancing Grant Demonstration Program wherein they aim to assist the states to balance their long-term care systems and help Medicaid enrollees transition from institutions to communities.


The Secret to Acquiring Business Grants
Business grants could be one of the most important financial tools that nearly all businesses would need. They may not be the single most significant support businesses could have, but they can get definitely help you start the business right....


Pell Grants - Help with Financing Your Education
The Federal Pell Grant Program is overseen by the Department of Education and falls under the Federal Student Aid Information Center. In order to be eligible students must be enrolled in eligible schools that may be public or private nonprofit institutions of higher education.


United States Department of Housing and Urban Development: Sustainable Communities Regional Planning Grant Program
The Sustainable Communities Regional Planning Grant Program aims to improve regional planning efforts that integrate housing, transportation, economic development, and environmental infrastructure investment decisions, in order to increase the country's capacity to incorporate livability, sustainability and social equity into land use plans and zoning.


National Institutes of Health funds the Improving Adherence to Treatment Regimens for HIV-Positive Adolescents and Young Adults
The National Institutes of Health has recently established a program entitled Improving Adherence to Treatment Regimens for HIV-Positive Adolescents and Young Adults wherein they intend to kick-off research studies that will create, implement, and evaluate both old and new interventions that are geared towards improving adherence to medical and behavioral regimens for HIV-positive adolescents which are 11 to 21 years old and adults who are 21 to 24 years old.


First Time Homebuyer Programs in Georgia
The state of Georgia offers a variety of programs to assist first time home buyers. The programs are offered primarily through the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.






Roshan, the first telecommunications company that transformed the “luxury” of a phone call in Afghanistan into an everyday convenience,  became the first-ever, certified Benefit Corporation in the Middle East.




Not for Profit Jobs in Nebraska

  Executive Director Jobs
  Substance Abuse Jobs
  Program Director Jobs
  Executive Director Jobs
  Social Services Jobs





More Federal Domestic Assistance Programs


Policy Research and Evaluation Grants | Reading First State Grants | Performance Partnership Pilots for Disconnected Youth | NIEHS Hazardous Waste Worker Health and Safety Training | Hunter Education and Safety Program |  Site Style by YAML | Grants.gov | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy


Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2004-2022 Copyright Michael Saunders