State and Local Cyber Grants Working Group

The State and Local Cyber Grants Working Group’s mission is to increase access to cyber security services for state and local governments.


The group will establish guidance and assistance documentation for state and local government organizations applying for Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) cyber grants, with the aim of improving the speed and approval rate of participating entities. 


Working Group Deliverables

Baseline Cybersecurity Best Practices: An Overview for Success in Applying for the State and Local Cybersecurity Program

Guidance Document: Baseline Cybersecurity Best Practices

Intermediate Best Practices: Advancing Cybersecurity Posture Through Zero Trust Architecture

Guidance Document: Intermediate Cybersecurity Best Practices
Sean Fay

Sean Fay

Government Chair

SC Department of Social Services

Michael Melore

Michael Melore

Industry Chair


Elizabeth Wyckoff

Elizabeth Wyckoff

Program Manager