FY 2012 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grants - Get Ready Guide - Recruitment and Retention Activity
SAFER Recruitment and Retention Grants
Grant Application Get Ready Guide 2012
Prepare for your grant application today
The Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program’s Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) application period will be opening soon. This handy guide will give you a kick-start in preparing your grant application to thoroughly answer all the grant application questions.
The purpose of the Recruitment and Retention Grants is to assist fire departments and/or statewide or local volunteer firefighter interest organizations with the recruitment and retention of volunteer firefighters who are involved with, or trained in, the operations of firefighting and emergency response. These grants are intended to create a net increase in the number of trained, certified, and competent firefighters capable of safely responding to emergencies within the grantee’s geographic response area.