Federal State & Private Funding Sources
School Safety and Security
ESSER - ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOL EMERGENCY RELIEF FUND
The stimulus bill that passed in late March, known as the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act or CARES Act, earmarks $30.7 billion under an Education Stabilization Fund for states to spend on education. The law lists 12 allowable uses of the $13.2 billion in the package’s K-12 relief fund, and of those,
two are applicable to the G2 Secure Suite of Safety and Security Solutions:
E-Rate funding can help K-12 schools digitize and deliver customized anytime, anywhere learning and rich online experiences.
STUDENT, TEACHERS, AND OFFICERS PREVENTING (STOP) SCHOOL VIOLENCE PROGRAM
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION PROJECT SCHOOL EMERGENCY RESPONSE TO VIOLENCE (SERV)
RURAL AND LOW-INCOME SCHOOL PROGRAM (RLIS)
For application information, contact David Cantrell, Ph.D., Office of School Support and Rural Programs, U.S. Department of Education Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, 400 Maryland Ave. S.W., Washington, DC 20202-6400, 202-401-0039, firstname.lastname@example.org, or contact your REAP Program State Coordinator.
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY STATE HOMELAND SECURITY PROGRAM (SHSP)
Most state education departments offer school safety program grants, which often fund school safety technologies.
Contact your individual state education agency for funding details, eligibility, and deadlines.
PRIVATE AND CORPORATE SOURCES:
Ongoing grant programs with varying eligibility requirements and application windows. Consult the links below for specific details.