The Bay Area Urban Areas Security Initiative

Proposal Process


The Web Grants application portal for BAUASI FY2022 and 2023 grantmaking is now open!

The deadline for applications is 5:00 p.m. on October 8th, 2021 



Click on "apply online" to be directed to the Web Grants portal 


Applicants are encouraged to review the FEMA Mission Areas and Core Capabilities page and the FY22 Proposal Guidance, Appendix B to help inform which core capability and capability gap align with their project. This should be determined prior to filling out the application.




CLICK HERE to review the FY22/23 Project Proposal Guidance 






FY22/23 Project Proposal Process

Applicants are required to attend  the FY22 Project Proposal Kick Off Meeting or rerview the below materials prior to applying.


Click HERE to review the Kick-Off Presentation Slide Deck 






CLICK HERE to watch the Kick-off Presentation Recording 



If you have questions regarding whether your project is appropriate for submission, connect with your hub's voting member to coordinate. To find your  hub's voting member, CLICK HERE.


Compliance Forms

Allowability Request Log

Environmental Historical Preservation (EHP) Screening

Sole Source Request 

Aviation Request 

Watercraft Request 



WebGrants Tutorials


Grants Management System Registration 


Grants Management System