9/11 Memorial Act Grant

Active
Yes
Status
Posted
Published Date
June 7th, 2024
Close Date
July 12th, 2024
Award Ceiling
$4,000,000.00
Award Floor
$100,000.00
Opportunity No.
P24AS00393

Agency

National Park Service (DOI-NPS)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Other

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The National Park Service is offering the 9/11 Memorial Act Grant, a competitive grant opportunity for the operation, security, and maintenance of certain memorials to victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. This grant is specifically for on-site memorials, referred to as "covered memorials," located in the United States that commemorate the events and honor the victims of the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. The covered memorials must offer free admission to active and retired members of the military, registered first responders to the 9/11 attacks, and family members of the victims, as well as provide free admission hours to the general public at least once per week. Eligible applicants for this grant are limited to organizations described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, focused on the operations and preservation of a covered memorial. The grant requires cost sharing or matching and has an award ceiling of $4,000,000 and an award floor of $100,000. The application deadline is July 12, 2024, and electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than noon, Mountain Time. For more information, contact Ian Armstrong at FA_EastCCO@nps.gov.

Description

The 9/11 Memorial Act Grant Program provides competitive grants for the continued operation, security, and maintenance of the on-site memorials of the events and victims of the September 11, 2001. For the purposes of this grant, these on-site memorials are referred to as “covered memorials”. A “covered memorial” is defined as a memorial located in the United States established to commemorate the events of, and honor the victims of, the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on September 11, 2001, at the sites of the attacks. In addition, covered memorials must offer free admission to active and retired members of the military, registered first responders to the 9/11 attacks, and family members of victims of the attacks as well as offer free admission hours to the general public at least once per week.

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Title
Type
Grant