Chattanooga, TN – According to the state officials, this grant aims to fund contract security personnel for eligible 501(c)(3) organizations that serve as houses of worship, including churches, synagogues, temples, and mosques.

The 2024-2025 Houses of Worship Security Grant is a competitive grant with a 12-month period, disbursed through a Tennessee cost reimbursement grant contract.

Eligible organizations looking to enhance their security measures are encouraged to apply.

To apply, organizations must submit the required documents by 11:59 p.m. on July 12, 2024.

The necessary documents and additional information can be found on the Department of Safety and Homeland Security’s website.

This grant represents a crucial opportunity for houses of worship to bolster their security and ensure the safety of their congregants.