National Cemetery Administration
Priority List of Pending State and Tribal Government Cemetery Construction Grant Preapplications
The FY2015 Priority List consists of 91 total projects subject to 38 CFR 39. The current estimated value of the 91 projects is approximately $264 million. Included on the FY 2015 Priority List are 10 pending grant awards (noted w/ *) of which 7 were approved after August 15, 2014. There are 49 ranked projects where the states or tribal governments have certified as meeting the requirement for certification of state or tribal government matching architectural and engineering (A&E) funds for group 1 status. 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 49 projects is approximately $152 million. Additionally, there are 42 ranked projects in group 2, where the states or tribal governments did not met the requirement for certification of state or tribal government matching A&E funds by August 15, 2014. The estimated value of the group 2 projects is approximately $112 million, which are not eligible for funding consideration in FY 2015. All pending and new pre-applications will be reevaluated on August 15, 2015 and again ranked for the FY 2016 Priority List, in accordance with 38 CFR 39.