The mission of the Grants Administration Department is to monitor grant applications and implementation, to oversee county funding of nonprofit organizations, and to apply for and administer certain pass-through grants.
The Grants Department provides oversight of all contracts related to grant awards distributed or received by the County; to include:
Direct County funding of nonprofits
Facilitation of HSAB meetings and funding of nonprofits
Facilitation of SAPAB meetings and application, implementation and monitoring of FDLE funding
The Grants Department also provides grant administrative assistance to County departments and human service organizations, pursues funding opportunities and writes grant proposals, and ensures a coordinated response to hurricane recovery grant assistance through FEMA and the state.
Monroe County has delayed the implementation of the Uniform Guidance procurement standards until October 1, 2017, as provided in 2 CFR §200.110. In the interim, the existing County Purchasing Policy and the OMB Circulars will continue to apply.