Federal Emergency Management Agency

Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM)

PDM is designed to assist States, territories, federally-recognized tribes, and local communities to implement a sustained predisaster natural hazard mitigation program to reduce overall risk to the population and structures from future hazard events, while also reducing reliance on Federal funding in future disasters.

The total amount of funds distributed for PDM is determined once the appropriation is provided for a given fiscal year. It can be used for mitigation projects and planning activities.

 

Maximum Award Amount

The amount of funding available to the Applicant is based on the estimated total Federal assistance

Cost Matching

25%

Eligible Applicants

States, territories, federally-recognized tribes, and local communities.

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