Headshots of the Youth Preparedness Council Members

Youth Preparedness Council

Each year, FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council brings together young people to complete disaster preparedness projects nationally and locally, allowing the next generation of emergency managers to support their communities today. The application period is open through March 6.

Individual Assistance
$2.1 B

Grants to disaster survivors (in billions) in 2021.

2021 Mitigation Grants
1104

Number of hazard mitigation assistance sub-grants awarded in calendar year 2021.

2021 Disaster Declarations
124

Disaster declarations for states and counties. See the Declarations.

2021 Fire Incidents
48

Fire Incidents for states and counties. See the incidents.