CATPA Grant Programs Available

CATPA has two grant programs available during FY23. Contact Grant Manager, Kenya Lyons, via email at Kenya.Lyons@state.co.us for questions. 

Catalytic Converter Identification and Theft Prevention Grant Program

The CATPA Office will be seeking applications in the upcoming future for a grant funding opportunity for Catalytic Converter Identification and Theft Prevention Grant Program (CCITP) consistent with 8 C.C.R 1507-59, §24-33.5-230. A tentative date of the Grant Announcement is November 1, 2022.

The Colorado General Assembly gave CATPA the authority to award grants to multi-agency auto theft prevention, enforcement, investigative and prosecution programs for the purpose of reducing motor vehicle theft in Colorado. CATPA awards approximately $5.7 million each year, contingent upon insurance assessment collections and available funding within the CATPA Cash Fund. The CATPA Board is committed to awarding grants that will reduce automobile theft in Colorado. The Colorado Department of Public Safety through the Colorado State Patrol is responsible for management of the grant program.

CCITP Program Documents can be found here

Colorado Auto Theft Prevention Authority (CATPA) Grant Program

The Colorado General Assembly gave CATPA the authority to award grants to multi-agency auto theft prevention, enforcement, investigative and prosecution programs for the purpose of reducing motor vehicle theft in Colorado. CATPA awards approximately $5.7 million each year, contingent upon insurance assessment collections and available funding within the CATPA Cash Fund. The CATPA Board is committed to awarding grants that will reduce automobile theft in Colorado. The Colorado Department of Public Safety through the Colorado State Patrol is responsible for management of the grant program.

Further CATPA information can be found here

The FY2023 CATPA application is currently closed. Please find the FY2023 Grant Manager's Guide and Grant Application can be found at the link above. 

If you are a potential applicant for the FY2024, please contact Grants Manager, Kenya Lyons at kenya.lyons@state.co.us