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Resilient NJ Program Support

Purpose of Funding
Office of Coastal Land Use Planning is seeking proposals for projects that will advance resilience planning capabilities or capacity in New Jersey and provide additional support for the Resilient NJ program. Eligible projects include, but are not limited to, providing research, guidance documents, tool development, trainings, communication materials or campaigns or other efforts that directly support regional resiliency planning in New Jersey. Grant proposals should fit into one of the following categories:

Application Deadline

May 31st, 2019

Notification Date

September 30, 2019

  • Engagement of Socially Vulnerable Populations
  • Ecological Enhancement or Restoration
  • Risk Communication
  • Adaptation and Mitigation Financing
  • Innovative Resiliency Planning Program Support

Source of Funding
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded the State Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery funds through the National Disaster Resilience Competition to facilitate regional resiliency planning.

Statutory Citation
N.J.S.A. 52:14-34.4

Who is Eligible
Nonprofit, tax-exempt organizations

Application Procedures
Applications must be received by May 31st, 2019.

For more information, see the Program Support Application on the Resilient NJ website at

For More Information or to Request an Application, Contact
Please visit the Resilient NJ website Please direct questions to All questions must be received in writing by 12:00 pm on April 22nd, 2019; responses will be posted on the program website. There will be one in-person Question and Answer session and one webinar, as below. Please write to to register for the webinar.

March 19th, 2019
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
NJ Civil Service Commission Conference Room
44 S. Clinton Avenue
Trenton, NJ 08625

March 22nd, 2019
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

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