National Cemetery Administration
Priority List of Pending State and Tribal Government Cemetery Construction Grant Preapplications
The FY 2016 Priority List consists of 88 total projects subject to 38CFRPART39. The current estimated value of the 88 projects is $247 million. Included on the FY 2016 Priority List are four pending grant awards (Project Numbers 7, 13, 16, and 35 noted w/ *) that were approved after August 15, 2015. There are 42 ranked projects where the states or tribal governments are confirmed as meeting the requirement for certification of state or tribal government matching architectural and engineering (A&E) funds and legislation for funding group 1 status. Of the 42 ranked projects in funding group 1, 6 are Tribal (List of Tribal Government pre-applications included in folder). A&E funds are necessary to fully develop a proposed project in a timely manner. Following grant award, the states or tribal governments will be fully reimbursed for all allowable A&E expenses associated with the project. The current estimated value of the 42 projects is $120 million. Additionally, there are 46 ranked projects in funding group 2, where the states or tribal governments have not met the requirement for certification of state or tribal government matching A&E funds and legislation. Note: Included in group 2 are 8 tribal government pre-applications which includes 2 new tribal pre-applications for FY16. The estimated value of the group 2 projects is approximately $127 million, which are not eligible for funding consideration in FY 2016.