BVP Program

Bulletproof Vest Partnership™ (BVP)

BVP Enrollment - Secure Your Funds Today!

The Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) program provides up to 50 percent matching funds for agencies looking to purchase body armor for their officers. Established in 1998 by the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act, BVP is part of the U.S. Department of Justice initiative to provide critical resources to state and local law enforcement. Enroll today!

Securing BVP funds is as simple as 1, 2, 3…

  1. Register your agency by going to On the left navigation bar, click on “Getting Started”.
  2. Complete an online application detailing the total number, type and projected costs for the vests you are applying for.
  3. Wait for approval of your funds. The BVP makes funding decisions immediately after the open enrollment period. Applicants are notified by email regarding their fund awards.