State and local governments, and instrumentalities of local government, are eligible for OEA grant assistance as they respond to Defense industry actions, such as base closures or realignments, changes in Defense contracts, or address land use compatibility with the military.
NOTE: The OEA Grants Portal is only accessible for communities with an existing relationship with OEA.
Below is a list of grant resources and the federal statutes that guide OEA funding and federal grant law for OEA grantees.
Grants issued after December 26, 2014, must follow 2 CFR Part 1103, the Department of Defense’s interim implementation of OMB’s 2 CFR Part 200 Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards at which consolidates and supersedes OMB Circulars A-102, 2 CFR Part 215 (A-110), A-133, A-50, A-89 in addition to 2 CFR 215, 220 (A-21), 225 (A-87), and 230 (A-122)
Grants issued prior to December 26, 2014, must comply with the Department of Defense Grant and Agreement Regulations (DoDGARs) which can be found at 32 CFR Part 32 (Non-Profit Organizations) and 32 CFR Part 33 (for States and Local Governments). In addition to other rules and regulations and OMB Circulars in effect prior to December 26, 2014, which include but are not limited to the following: