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This page contains links to the grant program videos for Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG), Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) and Fire Prevention & Safety (FP &S). The intended audiences are AFG stakeholders, which include but are not limited to award recipients and the communities they serve.

While the AFG Program Office strives to make the information contained in these videos as timely and accurate as possible, the videos were not intended to be used as substitutes for reading the latest Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) or guidance documents. The AFG program office makes no promises, claims, or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of these videos, and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in the contents of these videos.


Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Videos

  • AFG Vehicle Grants
    This video was produced to provide an overview of how to apply for a vehicle grant, AFG's most competitive grant activity.
    Duration: 17 minutes
  • Procurement Integrity
    This video was produced to provide an overview of proper contract procurement for grantees.
    Duration: 17 minutes
  • Getting a Grant
    This video was produced to provide an overview of how to prepare a competitive grant application.
    Duration: 22 minutes
  • The AFG Mail Center and E-Grant Application System
    This video was produced to provide an overview of steps to take after submitting an application.
    Duration: 5 minutes
  • AFG Grants Management
    The video was produced to provide an overview of how to manage grants.
    Duration: 20 minutes


Staffing For Adequate Fire & Emergency Response Grants (SAFER) Videos

  • SAFER Grant Recruitment and Retention
    This video describes how the grant can assist volunteer firefighters recruit new members and retain current members.
    Duration: 7 minutes
  • SAFER Grant Program - FY 2010
    Note: This video contains information pertaining to the FY2010 SAFER program only.
    Duration: 7 minutes

    If you have any questions about the FY 2011 SAFER Program, please contact the AFG program Help Desk at:


Fire Prevention & Safety Grants (FP&S) Videos

  • Community Risk Assessment & Fire Prevention and Safety Grants
    This video was produced to help fire departments, state and local government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and institutions of higher education carry-out projects to prevent fire incidents. Fire Prevention and Safety grant applicants, must provide a community risk assessment when applying for an FP & S grant.
    Duration: 7 minutes
  • Fire Prevention and Safety Grants Program
    This video provides an overview of the Fire Prevention & Safety Grants program.
    Duration: 9 minutes
  • AFG Research and Development
    This video discusses the Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S)  Research & Development ( R&D) grant opportunity.
    Duration: 11 minutes
Last Updated: 
08/05/2015 - 08:50