State and Local Implementation Grant Program (SLIGP)
- Type: Federal
- Source: National Telecommunications And Information Administration (NTIA)
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- Award Min: $500,000.00
- Award Max: $7,000,000.00
- Quantity: Unknown
- Deadline: Mar 19, 2013
The 56 States and territories are eligible for grants under the SLIGP. The Act directs NTIA to make grants to States; thus, each State and territory choosing to apply for a grant must submit an individual application during the application window. An applicant may decide, however, to collaborate or coordinate with other States and regions in preparing application submissions, as is contemplated in the statute.
The SLIGP Is Designed As A Formula-based, Matching Grant Program To Assist States, In Collaboration With Regional, Tribal, And Local Jurisdictions, To Perform Activities Related To Planning For The Establishment Of A Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network.
Agency Contacts: Michael E. Dame, Program Director, State and Local Implementation Grant Program, Office of Public Safety Communications, National Telecommunications and Information Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW, Room 7324, Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482-1181; email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please direct media inquiries to NTIA’s Office of Public Affairs, (202) 482-7002.