Is your district interested in purchasing CrisisAlert™ but having difficulty fitting it into your budget? Below is a list of state, federal, and private funding sources that can be tapped to help purchase school safety technology.

General Funding Resources

State-Specific Funding Resources

Kentucky Funding

Signed in 2019, the School Safety and Resiliency Act, commonly known as Senate Bill 1 or SB1 offers funding for proven strategies that provide physical safety, and those that lead to supportive learning environments and the overall health of students and staff. Learn More >

Pennsylvania Funding

Signed in June of 2018, the act implemented a flexible new grant program for school districts. The act also created a statewide School Safety and Security Committee within the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) and established numerous other provisions addressing various topics related to school safety. The General Assembly has continued to provide funding in each subsequent year. Learn More >

South Carolina Funding

The US Department of Education (USED) awarded a grant to the South Carolina Department of Education (SCDE) as part of the CARES Act for the purpose of providing local educational agencies (LEAs) with emergency relief funds to address the impact that COVID–19 has had, and continues to have, on elementary and secondary schools in South Carolina. This includes both continuing to provide educational services, such as remote learning, while schools and campuses are closed, and developing and implementing plans for the return to normal operations. Learn More >

Tennessee Funding

The Safe Schools Act provides funding to decrease the likelihood of violent or disruptive behavior and to protect students and staff from harm when such behavior may occur. The funds are available to all Tennessee public school districts and may be used for one or more of the following purposes:

• Facility security and planning

• School safety personnel

• Violence prevention

• Training and drills

• Behavioral health

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Texas Funding

In the 2019 legislative session, the Texas Legislature increased safety and mental health supports in Texas schools through the passage of several comprehensive pieces of legislation, including SB 11, which includes: expansion of mental health initiatives and provision of funding to increase safety and security on school campuses. Learn More >