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Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19) - DR-4494


COVID-19 Deadline Memo

DEADLINE - Submit Request for Public Assistance (RPA) in Grants Portal – July 1, 2022

DEADLINE - Submit Direct Project Applications (funding requests) for Work Completed (January 20, 2020 – July 1, 2022) in Grants Portal at 100% Federal Share – December 31, 2022


Potential Public Assistance Applicants:

On March 27, 2020 a major disaster declaration was declared for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic response to include the State of Michigan.  This disaster declaration designated all counties in Michigan as eligible for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Public Assistance Grant Program (PAGP) assistance for Category B, Emergency Protective Measures, to protect public health and safety and to reduce or eliminate the threat of COVID-19. Public Assistance funding is available to eligible applicants including local governments (counties, cities, townships, local public authorities, schools, institutions of higher learning, regional government entities and special districts established under state law); tribal governments; and certain private non-profit (PNP) organizations providing critical education, emergency medical, utility and emergency services (hospitals, colleges and universities, assisted living and custodial care). The Incident period began January 20, 2020, and is ongoing. To request reimbursement for eligible activities, applicants must have an active account and submit their direct project application(s) in the FEMA Grants Portal.

Latest FEMA Policy Guidance - FP 104-21-0003, Version 2, Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Safe Opening and Operation Work Eligible for Public Assistance (Interim)

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