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APPLICATION PERIOD FOR FY 2012 ASSISTANCE TO FIREFIGHTERS GRANTS OPENS MONDAY, JUNE 11, 2012

 

Application Deadline:

Friday, July 6, 2012, 5 p.m. Eastern Time

Who is eligible to apply?

  • Fire departments(career, volunteer, and combination)
  • Nonaffiliated emergency medical service (EMS) providers

What items are eligible for grant funding?

  • Operations and Safety Projects:Training, equipment, personal protective equipment, modifications to facilities, wellness and safety projects
  • Vehicle Acquisition Projects:Firefighting and EMS vehicles
  • Regional Projects (benefiting multiple departments):Training, equipment, personal protective equipment

Funding Priorities:See the AFG Program Guidance and Application Kit for a description of the funding priorities for FY 2012.

Questions? Call the AFG Help Desk toll-free at 1-866-274-0960 or contact AFG staff members by e-mail at firegrants@fema.dhs.gov.