National Computer Forensics Institute Facility Expansion Grant Program


The objective is the expansion of the National Computer Forensics Institute's (NCFI) current facility at Hoover, Alabama. This grant is for the creation of three 35-person classrooms, a 250-person auditorium, and 20 administrative offices for additional staffing.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
U.S. Secret Service, Department of Homeland Security
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants
Program Accomplishments
Not applicable.
Provides $23,000,000.00 to remain availablae until expended as a grant for the expansion of existing National Computer Forensics Institute Facilities., Title Consolidated Appropriation Act of 2023, Part Division F, Title II, Section 236, U.S.C.
Title 6, Section 383
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Applicants must have legal authority to modify NCFI's existing facility at the Public Safety Center in Hoover, Alabama.
Beneficiary Eligibility
Not applicable.
Not applicable.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
Application Procedure
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. The completion and submittal of the "Environmental Project Information Questionnaire" will be required as part of the application process. Contact the headquarters office for application deadlines.
Award Procedure
See program guidance.
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 30 to 60 days. See program guidance.
Not applicable.
Not applicable.
How are proposals selected?
Not applicable.
How may assistance be used?
Funds may only be expended to the existing National Computer Forensics Institute facility currently used by the United States Secret Service. Additionally, no more than 5% of funds may be expended for administrative costs of the Department of Homeland Security.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Performance Reports: See program guidance
See program guidance
See program guidance
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.

Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.

MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Assistance is available immediately and shall remain available until expended.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
Headquarters Office
Brent Harlan
2020 Valleydale Road, Suite 209
Hoover, AL 35244 USA
Phone: 202-355-3146
Website Address
Financial Information
Account Identification
(Project Grants) FY 22 FY 23 est $23,000,000.00; FY 24 -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
$23,000,000.00 to remain available until expended as of fiscal year 2023.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
See program guidance
Examples of Funded Projects
Not applicable.


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