U.S. Department of Justice: Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding (CESF) Program
Deadline: May 29, 2020
Amount: See allocation amounts per jurisdiction: https://bja.ojp.gov/program/fy20-cesf-allocations
Eligibility: States, units of local government and tribal governments
Summary: The Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding (CESF) Program will provide funding to assist eligible states, local units of government, and tribes in preventing, preparing for, and responding to the coronavirus. Funds awarded under the CESF Program must be utilized to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the coronavirus. Allowable projects and purchases include, but are not limited to, overtime, equipment (including law enforcement and medical personal protective equipment), hiring, supplies (such as gloves, masks, sanitizer), training, travel expenses (particularly related to the distribution of resources to the most impacted areas), and addressing the medical needs of inmates in state, local, and tribal prisons, jails, and detention centers.