Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP)

The NSGP is a competitive grant program intended to provide federal funding for physical and cybersecurity enhancements and other security-related activities to nonprofit organizations that are at high risk of a terrorist or other extremist attack.

FY2024 NSGP Application Period:

March 1, 2024, to Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Applications are submitted through our online portal which can be accessed at: and are due by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15, 2024.

Who is eligible to apply for this funding?

Eligible nonprofit organizations are only those organizations that are described under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (IRC) and exempt from tax under section 501(a) of such code.*


Ability to demonstrate, through the application, that the organization is at HIGH RISK of a terrorist attack or other extremist attacks.

*Note: Organizations such as churches, mosques, and synagogues are considered automatically exempt if they meet the requirements of section 501(c)(3) and do not have to apply for and receive recognition of exemption from the IRS.

NSGP Materials & Resources