Grant Application Information and Guidelines

The Mississippi Office of Highway Safety provides funding opportunities for law enforcement agencies, state agencies, community partners, colleges and universities through a grant application process. Funding is available for the following program areas:

  • Alcohol (DUI-Only)
  • Impaired Driving  (Alcohol and Drug)
  • Occupant Protection (Seatbelt and Child Restraint)
  • Police Traffic Services (Impaired Driving, Seatbelt, Child Restraint, with emphasis on Speed)
  • Traffic Records and Data Systems
  • Youth Education Programs
  • Adult Education Programs

Grant applications are released annually, but may include special emphasis programs that may be released in addition to the annual release. An application must include details on highway safety targets, performance measures and strategies for the program.

For more information on the grant program or grant funding opportunities, please contact Bureau Director,

Tenicia Speech
tspeech@dps.ms.gov