Disaster Relief and Mitigation Fund 2023

North Carolina Emergency Management (NCEM) is now accepting applications for grants funded through the 2023 Appropriations Act, S.L. 2023-134, § 5.6(f), the Emergency Management Disaster Relief and Mitigation Fund.

Eligible applicants are state agencies, units of local government, public authorities, and nonprofit organizations.

Funding can be used for flood mitigation, transportation infrastructure resilience against natural disasters, and assistance with local matching to drawn down federal mitigation funds.

Initial funding for this notice is anticipated to be $25 million.

Projects can be 100% funded with no cost share and are paid on a reimbursement basis. Grant administration costs are not eligible. 


  • Applications must be received by NCEM no later than Close of Business (5pm) on 31 January 2024.
  • Applications must be submitted to the following email address: NCEMLTR.grants@ncdps.gov.
  • Applications will be reviewed for completeness with completed applications scored and ranked.

Read the Disaster Relief and Mitigation Fund NOFO for more information.